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Muadzin Furqanul Jihad: Pursuing Passion

  • Ika Krismantari

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Wed, October 17 2012   /  11:09 am

Muadzin Furqanul Jihad: JP/Ika KrismantariWould you risk everything for that thing called passion?

For a successful entrepreneur Muadzin Furqanul Jihad, the answer would no doubt be a big yes, and looking at his achievements so far, the man has shown that he made the right decision.

On the surface, the soft-spoken guy doesn’t seem like much of a risk taker. During this interview, Muadzin even admitted that he was a shy person who did not like talking too much.

But this timid guy may have been the bravest man in today’s world following his decision to leave an established career in an international company to retire early to set up his own business.

A year ago, Muadzin was a senior engineer, working 9 to 5 for a French company and earning a double-digit salary. But he left his comfort zone to pursue his passion in entrepreneurship.

The results have ...