Mochtar Sarman is the biggest name there is in the Licensing Industry in Indonesia. His experience in the industry for 21 year including his dedication leading Disney Indonesia has provided him with substantial industry changing achievements that grew Indonesian licensing market to be the biggest in South East Asia.
Now in charge of directing and transforming one of the biggest sporting event in Asia as Director of Merchandising for Asian Games, Mochtar believes with great design, experience and sales will bring great products to showcase that Indonesian high quality product to the world.
If there is anyone in this country that has capability handling more than 20 brands across the region that is Bambang Sutedja, a well-known licensing practitioner and professional that has 11 years of experience in his pocket. He defines licensing industry as one of his personal passion that drives him to achieve more than anyone else in the business. Now, his main goal is to build and leverage South East Asia licensing industry to a higher level with his knowledge, skill and experience in handling big names such as Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon, Transformers, My Little Pony and many more.
As Director for Animation International that handles countries such as Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore, Helena Irma has dedicated 9 years of her life to the licensing industry. She has achieve what some of us dream to have that is to turn evergreen character to a brand new and hype and created fresh new concept for it to shine even further. Working alongside world class IP Owner and creator doesn’t stop her to drive licensee to produce great new product line up and expanding the brand through a series of exceptional marketing program.
Now she is pursuing new ways to leverage her brands through multiple distribution channel, she also currently maintaining both parts of marketing and licensing to sustain the brand even further. One thing is for sure, nothing can stop her to become one of the greatest future industry leader in south east Asia.
With more than 5 years of experience as Brand Executive for world class brands such as Warner Bros and DC Comics, Rovio, DreamWorks Animation, and Cartoon Network, Lea gained extensive knowledge in licensing and its creative contents. Her passions as creative designer and illustrator (and how much she loves Batman and Ghibli’s animations) are the reasons she enjoys licensing world.
“As an Accounting Graduate from Tarumanagara University, David has always take interest in the field of Finance, Accounting, Tax, and Business Development. With said knowledge, David assists FOXIP’s Director to execute daily business task of FOXIP. Along with that, he also takes care of marketing, and financing for FOXIP. After being influenced in the field of IP, David takes a serious action to learn the depth of Intellectual Property that is needed for the development of his beloved entity that is FOXIP.”
Dhana Anggoro, S.H, Indonesia High Court Sworned Advocate, registered at PERADI (Indonesia Advocate Association), Founder and Managing Partner of Law Office Anggoro & Associates Counsellor at Law, practicing Corporate Law, Public Law, Private Law for various business field arrangement and dispute settlement whereas among others; company restructure, Mergers and Acquisitions, agreements and assets legal ownership protection, fraud, to the extent of dispute settlement through litigation court settlement and non-litigation outside court settlement. music creation and writing enthusiast.
Since 2017, David Irianto is the head-of-content of IDEAFEST. With a mixture of background in creative industry and psychology, his passion and curiosity for multidisciplinary topics have lead him to become a content curators of all sorts.
David has won several awards in the past which then led him to be entrusted to helm the ELLE Decoration Indonesia as editor-at-large, making him a voice to be heard in the design, art, and lifestyle scene. He was included in this year board of curators selecting the Indonesia contingent for Salone del Mobile in Milan.
This year he has involved as content curation team for Asia Pacific Media Forum 2018 in Bali, TEDxJakarta, IDEA-X in Surabaya, also providing professional and voluntary content consultation to Bekraf’s Opus Conference, and many more.
Comic books have always been his passion since his childhood, but he never dreamt that it will become his future career in business. He earned his bachelor degree in Visual Communication Design from Trisakti University in 1998. Since then his career started as a graphic designer before switched into a comic book writer. He won an award as the Best Writing and Best Comic Book for Children in a 2011 Indonesia Comics Award, held by Masyarakat Komik Indonesia. In 2013, together with Chris Lie and Yudhanegara Njoman, he becomes one of co-founder of re:ON Comics, one of the biggest and fastest growing local comic book publisher in Indonesia.
Faza Meonk prefers to be called as Visual Entertainer than Comic Artist. In 2012 he created Si Juki which targeted the young market through its quirky contents. Si Juki now has been developed in various medias such as social media, comic book, merchandise, mobile game, animation, toys, and more. In 2017 Si Juki is made into a movie with Falcon pictures and reached 700.000 viewers.
Faza also founded Pionicon, a local IP character agency in Indonesia and has signed many well-known local characters such as Tuti & Friends, Si Bedil, and Dalang Pelo.