Dr. J. Satrijo Tanudjojo is the global CEO of Tanoto Foundation, a philanthropic organization that harnesses the transformative strength of education to realise people?s full potential and to improve lives. He oversees the strategy development and implementation across the geographical areas where Tanoto Foundation operates, namely Indonesia, Singapore and China. He is directly responsible for driving various initiatives to develop partnerships with the local authorities, universities, schools, health care clusters, and international organizations such as UNDP, UNICEF and World Bank, to enhance learning environments, develop future leaders, and facilitate medical research. Satrijo comes to Tanoto Foundation following 35 years of service in the private sector and academics. Starting as an engineer, he steadily grew his career to hold senior executive positions in general management, strategy, and human resources. Satrijo has been President & CEO of several leading international companies in Greater China, Japan, Iran, the Middle-East and France. Satrijo holds a Doctorate in knowledge management from the Cranfield University in Great Britain, an MBA from ESSEC in France, a certified directorship in corporate governance from INSEAD in France, a coaching certificate from the Columbia University in the United States, and is a geophysics graduate from Gadjah Mada University in Indonesia.