Ryu Kawano

CEO Midtrans

Ryu Suliawan serves the CEO of Midtrans. Prior to finding Midtrans, Rye took on an analyst position with Lazard Frere & Co. where he, “learned how to evaluate company financials and determine where the value is derived from.” After a year, he accepted a position with TPG Capital in Tokyo

As a Japanese citizen who grew up in Indonesia, Ryu Kawano is certainly no stranger to multicultural diversity.  Ryu speaks three languages: Indonesia, Japanese, and English fluently. Ryu recently joined GO-JEK Group to lead the merchant platform.

Ryu has an MBA degree from Harvard Business School dan Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Claremont McKenna College.