#Asia GrabTaxi appoints new Managing Director for Indonesia


Previously, Ridzki Kramadibrata was Regional Director of the AirAsia Group

Ridzki Kramadibrata, Managig Director for Indonesia, GrabTaxi

Ridzki Kramadibrata, Managig Director for Indonesia, GrabTaxi

Third-party transportation app GrabTaxi today announced the appointment of Ridzki Kramadibrata as its new Managing Director for Indonesia.

Kramadibrata will be in charge of leading GrabTaxi Indonesia’s expansion and overseeing local programmes for all stakeholders, by providing strategic guidance and local business knowledge to drive growth in Indonesia.

GrabTaxi Co-founder and CEO Anthony Tan said in a written statement that “2015 was a great year for us in Indonesia.”

“We’ve been able to improve the transportation landscape … by successfully launching GrabBike, GrabCar and GrabExpress to complement our taxi business,” he said.

“We believe [that] Pak Ridzki’s leadership will bring us to new heights and enable us to realise our mission to make transportation safe, dependable and accessible in this region,” he added.

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Prior to his appointment, Kramadibrata was the Regional Director of AirAsia Group. He spent the majority of his career in the telecommunications industry, including as EVP of Marketing, Product and CRM of Bakrie Telecom.

“I’m very excited about the opportunity to collaborate with a magnificent and dynamic team that has transformed the public transportation landscape in Indonesia,” he said.

Since its founding in 2012, GrabTaxi claims its app has been downloaded to 10 million devices and has partnered with 185,000 drivers in the GrabTaxi network. It recently launched an engineering office in Seattle in the US.

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