Indonesia bids farewell to one of its most distinguished and accomplished sons, Handry Satriago, whose remarkable life and contributions will be celebrated and remembered in the annals of the nation’s history. Handry Satriago passed away on September 16, 2023, at the age of 54, leaving behind a legacy that transcends borders and industries.
Handry Satriago was born on June 13, 1969, in Riau, Pekanbaru, Indonesia. From an early age, he exhibited an exceptional aptitude for leadership and a relentless drive for success. His academic journey took him to some of the world’s most prestigious institutions, including Universitas Indonesia, Institut Pertanian Bogor, and Monash University, where he honed his skills and knowledge.
Handry Satriago’s career was synonymous with excellence and innovation. He rose to prominence as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of General Electric (GE) Indonesia, a role in which he excelled and left an indelible mark. Under his leadership, GE Indonesia thrived, achieving new heights of success and influence.
He was widely known for his strategic vision, which guided GE Indonesia through complex challenges and opportunities. His commitment to fostering innovation and growth was unparalleled, and he played a pivotal role in strengthening GE’s presence in Indonesia.
Handry Satriago was not only a corporate titan but also a champion of corporate responsibility and sustainability. During his tenure at GE Indonesia, he spearheaded numerous initiatives aimed at benefiting society and preserving the environment. His dedication to making a positive impact on communities and the planet set a standard for responsible business practices.
Handry Satriago is survived by his spouse, Dinar Sambodja, and their family. His influence as a loving family man, a mentor, and a role model extended far beyond the boardroom.
The news of Handry Satriago’s passing has deeply saddened Indonesia, and tributes have poured in from all corners of the country. His legacy as a business luminary, a humanitarian, and a patriot will be cherished for generations to come.
A celebration of Handry Satriago’s life will be held to honor his memory and contributions. It will serve as a testament to his enduring impact on Indonesia’s business landscape and society as a whole.