The Jakarta Post
Luky Eko Wuryanto (Courtesy of AIIB)As one of its cofounders and its eighth-biggest donor with US$672.1 million in investment over five years, Indonesia has a big stake in the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), which is seen as a serious rival to the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The Jakarta Post’s Satria Sambijantoro recently talked in Beijing with Luky Eko Wuryanto, AIIB’s vice president, chief administration officer and the highest-ranking Indonesian on the bank’s management board, about the vision of his organization and infrastructure projects in Indonesia that are in the AIIB’s sights. The following are excerpts from the interview.
Question: What kind of multilateral financial institution does the AIIB want to become?
Answer: This is a 21st century multilateral institution that wants to benchma...