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Amit Lohia: A young entrepreneur boldly going global

Jakarta   /   Sat, October 1 2011   /  11:23 am

The ascendancy of emerging markets multinational groups is one of the exciting developments during the current phase of globalization.

One such group is Indorama which under the leadership of SP Lohia has become a force to reckon with in competitive sectors like Olefins, Polyester, PET, Spun Yarns, Textiles and others. Having successfully grown and expanded across difficult industry cycles the group has also proven its ability in successfully expanding overseas.

Today several of these initiatives are being spearheaded by Amit Lohia, a dynamic young entrepreneur who grew up in Jakarta and gained valuable practical experience at the company’s plants in Purwakarta and Bandung. He is currently based in Singapore.

He spoke to Amol Titus, CEO of leading strategic advisory firm IndonesiaWISE on the subject of entrepreneurship which is of interest to many young Indonesian...