Indonesian CEOs seek balanced life for family, careers

June 18, 2017 0Uncategorized

Male business: CEO of General Electric Indonesia Handry Satriago (center) shares a laugh with Rosan P. Roeslani, chair of the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce (Kadin), with Lippo Group Director John Riady (far left), Garuda Indonesia CEO Pahala Mansury (second right) and moderator Farchan. They were panelists on Thursday's commemoration of International Family Day, which falls on May 15, held by the Indonesia Business Coalition for Women Empowerment. (Courtesy of IBCWE/File)

It was a strange sight – an all-male panel of CEOs talking about family and equality at the workplace.

But as CEO Shinta W. Kamdani said, men should also be involved in taking care of children and the household, therefore “conversations on family and gender equality […] must also be a man’s business.”

The CEOs are “male champions,” which could be a benchmark for gender equality in the workplace, said Shinta, who leads the Indonesian Business Coalition for ….

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