Nadiem Makarim

Minister of Education and Culture, of the Republic of Indonesia

Nadiem Makarim is currently the Minister of Education, Culture, Research, and Technology of the Republic of Indonesia. Prior to the current position, he was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company (2006–2009), co-founder and managing director of Zalora Indonesia (2011–2012), Chief Innovation Officer at Kartuku (2013–2014). In 2010, he co-founded Gojek and served as Chief Executive Officer until 2019. He was educated at Brown University (BA) and at Harvard Business School (MBA).