Contributor Profile

Hary Tanoesoedibjo

Job TitleFounder & Chairman

Company NameMNC GROUP


Born in Surabaya in 1965, Hary Tanoesoedibjo is the founder, controlling shareholder and chairman of MNC Group, which focuses on the following business activities: financial investments, media, financial services and property development. 

In MEDIA, the group owns and controls the largest media asset in SEA, comprising four national free to air televisions (RCTI, MNCTV, GTV and iNews), the largest DTH Pay TV (MNC Vision), fixed broadband network and IPTV (MNC Play) and OTT services (MNC Now). Other media includes general and news portals (Okezone,,, Koran Sindo, national radio networks and some digital applications. In FINANCIAL SERVICES, the group owns MNC Bank, MNC Life & Insurance, MNC Finance & Leasing, MNC Securities & Asset Management.

In PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT, the group owns the most prestigious entertainment & lifestyle project in MNC Lido City with its iconic Trump project and theme park. Other property projects include MNC Smart City, MNC Trump Bali, Westin Hotel Bali, Park Hyatt Jakarta, Oakwood Surabaya and a few office buildings in Jakarta and Surabaya. 

Hary obtained his Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree from Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada in 1988 and an MBA from Ottawa University in 1989 and regularly served as a speaker at various national and international media events, as well as lecturer in the form of general lecture in more than 180 universities covering entrepreneurship and economy. He's active in sports where he served as the general treasurer of KONI in 2003—2006 and is now the chairman of the Indonesian Futsal Federation and the Tarung Derajat. 

Hary’s involvement in politics began in 2011 and started his own political party called PERINDO (Persatuan Indonesia) in October 2014, which he also serves as the chairman of the party. Only within a few years, he has made Perindo to become the fastest growing political party in Indonesia today.

Conference Sessions


    28 Nov 2017, 12:20 - 12:50, Roselle Ballroom, Level 4

    A much anticipated appearance by the founder and chairman of Indonesia’s largest media group, this session is set to offer significant insight into the fourth l...

    • Language: English

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