Eko is an investment professional with regional private equity, top-listed corporate, and M&A/ capital market advisory background. In Alpha JWC, Eko is leading the investment team’s day-to-day and strategic operations, covering new deals and post-investment initiatives.
Prior to joining Alpha JWC, Eko served as a Vice President in Creador, a regional private equity fund focusing on growth investments across Southeast Asia and India, responsible for domestic and cross-border deals sourcing and execution, portfolio management and exits: via trade sale and IPO. During his tenure, he was also heavily involved in key portfolios’ value creation projects from regional expansion, strategic partnership to operations improvement. Prior to Creador, Eko held Managerial position in the Corporate Development & Strategy division of Astra International Tbk. (IDX: ASII), one of the largest diversified Indonesian conglomerates, responsible to spearhead the Group’s major investment and business development initiatives, including buyout and joint venture deals. He also worked closely with Senior Management of Astra and Jardine Group on short- to long-term strategic decisioning for key subsidiary companies.
Prior to his investment roles, Eko spent over 6 years as a consultant and banker. He served as Corporate Finance Manager in PwC providing end-to-end M&A and capital market transactions advisory to local & multinational corporations and leading global/ regional private equity clients. Eko was consistently placed as top-ranked consultant in PwC Indonesia for all 5 consecutive years. Prior to this, he was a Regional Banker in ANZ Bank, Singapore, covering strategic planning across 9 Asia Pacific countries.
With combined 10+ years of sell-side and buy-side experiences, Eko has stacked up expertise across various industry verticals including retail and consumer, industrial, financial services and business services. He is well-positioned to integrate growth-stage investing experiences and technology angle in venture capital investing.
Eko obtained BBA from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, where he graduated with triple majors in Finance, Investment & Banking, Marketing and Economics.