DSA webinar transcript: Big ideas, funds and confidence power Indonesia’s digital economy

(Clockwise from top left) Raena co-founder Sreejita Deb, DealStreetAsia editor-in-chief Joji Thomas Philip, GudangAda CFO JJ Ang, Alpha JWC Ventures co-founder Jefrey Joe, senior economist Dr Chatib Basri and Ajaib co-founder Anderson Sumarli on Indonesia’s digital economy.

Amid a global slowdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Indonesia’s digital economy has displayed an impressive level of resilience.

Southeast Asia’s largest market owes it largely to its strong fundamentals, including a young, tech-savvy population, as well as local businesses’ pandemic-inspired pivots and growth strategies. And, the country has more to look forward to as the upcoming IPOs of homegrown unicorns, such as the now-wedded Gojek and Tokopedia, provide exits to investors and create a global buzz.

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