Ir. Ciputra is the founder and the chairman of Ciputra Business Group. Ir. Ciputra graduated from Bandung Institute of Technology in 1960 with a bachelor degree in Architectural Engineering. On 1 March 2008, Ir. Ciputra received an honorary doctorate degree (HC) from University Tarumanagara for his contributions and dedication to Indonesian property development with a visionary entrepreneurship spirit.

Dr. Hc. Ir. Ciputra has established several companies. He is also the founder of PT Pembangunan Jaya established in 1961 and PT Metropolitan Development Tbk established in 1971. Currently, he serves as Commissioner in these two companies separately. In addition, he has been President Commissioner in Ciputra Business Group since 1994. He also has been president in PT Jaya Real Property since 1995. He also serves as President Commissioner in PT Ciputra Development Tbk and PT Ciputra Surya Tbk.

Dr. Ciputra is most well known for innovative large-scale township development in South East Asia. His name is synonymous with property and success. He is a man who has devoted his life to the development of Indonesia and the betterment of life for the community. He has received many awards given by the Indonesian Government as well as international institutes.

Dr. Ciputra is also well known as a philanthropist. For him, being a donator for society is part of being an entrepreneur's life. He has established various social foundations. He established Indonesian Architect Association. He is the founder and the first president of Indonesian Real Estate Association (REI). He was also one of the founders of Asia Pacific Real Estate Foundation (APREF) and served as President once. He is the first Indonesian who was elected Chairman of the International Federation of Real Estate Associations (FIABCI) from 1989-1990.

Dr. Ciputra believes that education is the key to the nation's future. He funds a number of non-profit foundations dedicated to education, art, sport, and disaster relief. He was involved in the establishment of more than 10 educational institutions, from kindergartens to universities in the last 35 years. He serves as Chairman in Don Bosco Foundation, in Jaya Education Foundation, in Tarumanagara Foundation, in Prasetya Mulya Foundation.

In sports, Dr. Ciputra leads Jaya Raya Foundation and manages Jaya Raya Badminton Club that has produced several world champions. The 2008 Olympic Games badminton men's doubles medal winners and Asian Games 2010 men's doubles medal winners all are from Jaya Raya Badminton Club. He was also the initiator and one of the founders of AYUB (Foundation Association for the Nation).

Apart from above these foundations, in 1986, Dr. Ciputra and his family also set up Ciputra Foundation to provide funds for education and other social responsibilities.

Behind the sheen of a successful entrepreneur, Dr. Hc. Ir. Ciputra is currently involved in promoting and spreading the spirit of entrepreneurship across the whole nation. In 2003, he made a significant decision to focus on social services in education. On each occasion, he always instills the importance of entrepreneurship to make the Indonesian nation forward. He aims at inspiring 4 millions new young entrepreneurs in the next 25 years. He urges the government to implement entrepreneurship education in the kindergarden, school and university. On 29 October 2009, in the Indonesia National Summit, President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono approved this proposal, and required ministers to start applying entrepreneurship education to national education systems as the new national agenda for the education of children and youths.

Dr. Ciputra is a true entrepreneur whose vision, intelligence, belief and hard working have made him no surprise to win two records certificates from the Indonesian Record Museum (MURI). He is the most award-winning entrepreneur in various fields in Indonesia, and he is the only one who gave entrepreneurship training to at least 1231 teachers. He was also named as Entrepreneur of the Year 2007 by Ernst & Young.

In the past, he struggled for getting a work. Now, through his business empire, he has created thousands of job opportunities, and hundreds of thousands families secure their incomes and their future.

In the past, he lived in a poor house. Now he is a famous developer who has been developing more than 20 city-scale housings for more than 100,000 residences.

In the past, he was an orphan. Now, he has set up several foundations for the nation's education, sport, art and other social responsibilities for the betterment of life for people.


"There is nothing more rewarding than changing people's lives for the better..."


Ciputra Business Group has a long history of excellence in corporate social responsibility. Our founder Dr. Ir. Ciputra is a successful businessman, but he also has a passion for community and humanity dating back to the 1960s.

We see our CSR activities as a long-term investment in the future well-being of society and our company. Our CSR activities are designed to have an enduring impact. We support many different programs and activities. Ciputra Business Group regularly holds blood donation events, in cooperation with Indonesia Red Cross (PMI). The Group takes part in a wide range of charity activities: free medications, fundraising, donations, visiting Orphanages and Rest homes, and so on, but we have chosen to focus on three major areas

  • Entrepreneurship education
  • Art

We also encourage our employees to volunteer their time and talents to improve the communities in which they work and live.

Donation to an art organization

The Company gave donation to Komunitas Salihara (KS), an organization that put forward the introduction of art and culture appreciation. Apart from developing collective awareness in art through general courses, discussions and workshops, KS's main activities are to present stage art performances and to organize visual art exhibitions. The Company expected to hel fulfilling the organization's vision and mission as well as developing Indonesia's art and culture

Green Environment

Looking ahead, the Company will commit to develop projects which are more environment friendly based on the concepts of green property, eco-friendly property as well as green building and construction, which empahsize the importance of serious awarenss among the sustainability of the environment, economic and social culture of the community living in that particular project. The company acted as one of the founders of the establishment of Green Building Council Indonesia, which has applied the concept by creating green environment, designing the buildings and using materials which are more environement friendly, as well as implementing water and waste management. THe Company will keep on learning and implementing this concept in all projects.

Ir. Ciputra Foundation
(Yayasan Ir. Ciputra)


Ir. Ciputra is Chairman of the Ir. Ciputra Foundation which was founded by Ciputra in 1986, as a non-profit organization through which the Ciputra family and their companies provide funds for social activities in areas including Education, Arts, and Sports.

Yayasan Warisan Nilai Luhur Indonesia
(Indonesia Heritage Foundation)


Since education system in Indonesia nowadays emphasizes more on academic aspect and pays less attention on developing students’ potential skills, this foundation urges to develop students’ character traits that can bring them to success.

The programs are implemented into all kindergarten and elementary classrooms. The schools are located in Cisalak, Cimanggis and Bogor.


Tarumanagara Foundation
(Yayasan Tarumanagara)


Founded in 1959 by Drs. Kwee Hwat Djien, and named after the sixth century kingdom in West Java, the Tarumanagara Foundation aims to assist Tertiary education, and is responsible for the founding and development of the University of Tarumanagara. Ciputra has been involved with the Foundation since 1974, and has been Chairman since 1979. Tarumanagara University currently has 17,000 students, with 2,200 graduating each year.

Jaya Raya Foundation
(Yayasan Jaya Raya)


Ciputra founded the Jaya Raya Foundation, and has been Chairman since 1970. Run in co-operation with DKI Jakarta Local Government, the Foundation supports the development of football, athletics and badminton. The Foundation has helped to produce a number a badminton players of international caliber, including Susi Susanti, Mia Audina, Finarsih and Bambang Suprianto.


Prasetiya Mulya Foundation
(Yayasan Prasetiya Mulya)


Ir. Ciputra is the Chairman of the organizing committee of the Yayasan Prasetiya Mulya Foundation which was founded in 1980 with the aim to assists the development of post-graduate students, both through the facilities of the Prasetiya Mulya Management Institute, and through a fellowship programme aimed at student whose abilities are greater than their economic resources. Every year, the Foundation helps 120 post-graduate students, as well as providing management training and financial capital for 1,000 small business entrepreneurs and co-operative members, through "Program 2000".

Don Bosco Foundation
(Yayasan Don Bosco)


Ir. Ciputra is the honorary Chairman of the Don Bosco Manado in Jakarta, the Don Bosco Foundation recognizes the importance of good schooling as a basis for sound adult development, and helps future graduates through the creation of facilities for Kindergarten, Elementary, Secondary and Senior High School Education.

perative members, through “Program 2000”.

akbarJaya Education Foundation
(Yayasan Pendidikan Jaya)


Ir. Ciputra is the Chairman of the Jaya Global School, an international school for Indonesian children, which provides bi-lingual education (English and Indonesian) from Kindergarten through to Senior High. The aim is to produce students who are fluent in both languages, and thus well equipped to succeed in an increasingly global career environment. In addition, the Foundation operates Pembangunan Jaya Kindergarten through to Junior High, as well as providing Parent Effectiveness Training for its staff and their spouses. More than 6000 staff currently take advantage of this training, as do other organizations and public councils.

Dana Gotong Royong Kemanusiaan Foundation
(Yayasan Dana Gotong Royong Kemanusiaan)



Initiated by Madam Tien Soeharto, Indonesia’s First Lady, Yayasan Dana Gotong Royong Kemanusiaan was founded in 1986 to help the victims of natural disaster in Indonesia through the provision of food, medicine, clothing, seed and building materials. Ciputra is Second Chairman of the Foundation, which to December 1995, had distributed more than Rp28.4 billion to victims of more than 331 disasters, across 27 provinces of Indonesia.

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Welcome to Ciputra Business Group

Ciputra Business Group, which was established by Dr. Hc. Ir. Ciputra and his family in 1981, is now one of the leading diversified property developers in Indonesia. Ciputra Business Group specializes in large scale integrated development projects combining housing, commercial and recreational centres, and mixed-use developments including hotel, shopping mall and office complexes. The group went public in 1994, and is now the holding company of PT Ciputra development Tbk, PT Ciputra Surya Tbk, and PT Ciputra Property Tbk. New city or city-scaled housing projects and commercial building projects are the Group's main priority.

Ciputra Business Group pioneered large scale developments in Indonesia. From the outset, founder Dr. Hc. Ir. Ciputra demonstrated an entrepreneurial spirit that has led to the company's success. The Group's first project was CitraGarden City Jakarta (1981). Today CitraGarden City has expanded and transformed from a rural housing complex to a modern sustainable living space, with total planned area of about 400 hectares. This project offers comprehensive commercial, recreational, and public facilities, including a Family Club, sports facilities, meeting halls, a water treatment plant, and traditional and modern marketplaces, and schools, and health facilities. The Group was the first developer to anticipate the new Jakarta airport and build Ciputra Mall and Hotel near the airport.

Over the past three decades, Ciputra Business Group has successfully developed more than 20 housing projects in 18 cities in Indonesia. The Group still has many projects in preparation and negotiation. The Group makes its name known and keeps leading position in the industry by choosing strategic locations for the development of self-contained urban communities which combine residential areas with shopping centers and commercial and industrial zones, and complete with transportation and communication infrastructures, and public services and facilities to support the necessary for people living, working, schooling, exercising and relaxing.

inspiration that have transformed the Group into a global enterprise as well. Through partnerships, the group has quick grown into Vietnam, Cambodia, Indian and China.

Ciputra Hanoi International City is Group's first venture in overseas. It is the first large scale urban development in Hanoi, and is located only minutes away from Noibai Airport and Hanoi CBD. This new world-class satellite city comprises: Low and High- rise Housing; a Diplomatic Precinct; a Foreign Investment Centre; a Hotel; a Hospital; Commercial Centres; Serviced Apartments; Medical Centres;; and Schools. The project received the Foreign Investment Award from the Vietnamese Government in 2005.

Grand Phnom Penh International City is the first and biggest township development in Phnom Penh, the capital of the Kingdom of Cambodia. This first integrated city development in Cambodia offers Residential Low-rises and High-rises, Commercial complex, Educational, Hospital and an International Standard 18 Hole Golf Course designed by Nicklaus Design , USA.

Starting in the early 1990's, from its core business of housing development, Ciputra Business Group has diversified into Hotel, Retail, Third-party Management and Leasing Services for Office and Industrial, Property brokers, Sport and Recreation, Media, Telecommunication, Hospital, and Education businesses.

Ciputra Business Group is committed to cultivating future generations of true entrepreneurs. Ciputra University is the first academic institution focusing on entrepreneurial education in Indonesia. Ciputra University offers a complete entrepreneurship curriculum to its students. Graduates from Ciputra University are expected to be energy independent and high-skilled individuals armed with an entrepreneurial spirit, paving their own ways in becoming successful entrepreneurs.

Following on the success of business expansions, Ciputra Business Group separates its business operations into three sub-groups as follows: Sub-group 1 is led by Mr. Budiarsa Sastrawinata and Mrs. Rina Ciputra Sastrawinata. This subgroup takes charges of CitraGarden project, Housing project in Palembang Property brokers, Media/Tabloid business and Township projects in Vietnam, Cambodia and China.

Sub-group 2 is led by Mr. Harun Hajadi and Mrs. Junita Ciputra. This subgroup manages township and housing projects in Jakarta and Surabaya, Semarang, Sidoarjo, Pandanan, Bali, Lampung, Pekanbaru, Medan, and Manado.

Sub-group 3 is led by Mr. Cakra Ciputra and Mr. Candra Ciputra. This subgroup is in charge of Ciptakom; Ciputra World Jakarta; Mixed-use Commercial projects in Jakarta and Semarang; and Housing projects in Banjarmasin, Balikpapan, Samarinda, Makassar, Pekalongan, Jambi, and Bandung. The group also seeks new projects in Asian countries.

Three sub-groups are integrated and work hand in hand. With good cooperation, professional management, and clear visions, Ciputra Business Group will always keep up in being the top multinational private enterprise in Indonesia.

Vision and Mission


To be the most proactive and innovative diversified property company in Indonesia, with strong responsibilities for enhancing qualify of life for residents and conserving the natural environment; to be the profitable multinational enterprise with better returns for investors and the society; and be the inspirator for cultivating our nation's entrepreneurial spirit to strengthen our profile as a socially responsible company.


We are dedicated to create and enhance value in real property assets, we focus on enhancing quality of life for the community with long-term conditions, we ensure our clients to be satisfied with sustainable returns on their investments: live, work, shop and relax in a harmless, enjoyable and walkable environment.

We are conscious of the natural environment; we are committed to provide urban living solutions; we make the best use of property for society and the environment, and customize energy efficient and healthy buildings as they are cost effective.

We are opportunity-oriented company that is capable of anticipating change. We provide superior, personalized service through our dedicated professionals to exceed customers' expectations and be customers' first choice.

We encourage our employees to develop their talents to achieve the greatest operating efficiencies. We will maintain the highest level of personnel and support them with the most advanced systems.

We continue to support and implement corporate social responsibilities in education, sport, art and religion. Through dominant emphasis on entrepreneurship education, we are expected to generate more entrepreneurs for the nation's future.


Dr. (HC) Ir. Ciputra
President Commissioner

Indonesian Citizen, 82 years old.

Founder and Chairman of Ciputra Group as well as the President Commissioner of the Company since 2002 pursuant to Deed No.18 dated 12 December 2002. His career started by establishing Daja Cipta Consultant Bureau, which then becomes PT Perentjana Djaja (1962). He also established PT Pembangunan Jaya (1962) and PT Metropolitan Development (1971) and has served as Commissioner of the two companies until now.

Obtained his bachelor degree in engineering from Bandung Intsitute of Technology (ITB) and honorary doctorates in engineering from Tarumanegara University, Jakarta. He is active in various social activities and organizations such as Association of Indonesian Architect Engineers, Indonesian Real Estate Association (REI), Djaja Raya Foundation (1970), Prasetiya Mulya Foundation, Association Foundation for Nation (AYUB), and Tarumanegara Foundation. He often receives awards from various domestic and overseas leading institutions, in 2013, he earned Lifetime Achievement Luminary Award from Channel NewsAsia Singapore, Golden Life Time Achievement from Property & Bank Award and Begawan Properti Indonesia from Housing Estate magazine.

Candra Ciputra
President Director

Indonesian Citizen, 49 years old.

He was appointed as a President Director of the Company since 2002 pursuant to Deed No.18 dated 12 December 2002. He joined the Company in 1988 as a Business Development Manager, and was appointed as a Director in 1990. His experiences in property are more than 20 years. He also serves as President Director of PT Ciputra Property Tbk, Director of PT Ciputra Surya Tbk, President Commissioner of PT Metrodata Electronics Tbk and Director in several companies within CIPUTRA Group.

The holder of Bachelor degree in finance from University of San Francisco, USA and an MBA in finance from Golden Gate University, San Francisco, USA, has more than 20 years remarkable experiences in property and has been proven by being selected as CEO of the Year in property sector from Property and Bank for magazine for 3 years consecutively from the year 2010 to 2012 and Golden CEO of The Year in 2013.

Budiarsa Sastrawinata
Managing Director

Indonesian Citizen, 58 years old.

He joined the Company in 1990 and has served as Director of the Company since then pursuant to Deed No.278 dated 28 December 1990. He also has served as President Director of PT Damai Indah Golf Tbk since 2012. He completed Higher National Diploma in Willesden College of Technology, London, England and obtained a Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering from Plymouth Polytechnic, England and an MBA from Prasetiya Mulya Institute of Management, Jakarta. He is also active in various organizations, such as REI, Chamber of Commerce, the Association of Indonesian Listed Companies (AEI) and Real Estate Brokers Association of Indonesia (AREBI). At the international level, he currently serves as President of INTA (International Urban Development Association) for the period of 2007-2013.

Rina Ciputra Sastrawinata
Managing Director

Indonesian Citizen, 58 years old.

She was appointed as Director of the Company in 1993 pursuant to Deed No.111 dated 12 October 1993. Previously, she served as President Director (1983-1990) and as Commissioner of the Company (1990-1993). She is currently also serves as Commissioner and Director in several companies in CIPUTRA Group, including as Managing Director at Century 21 (real estate broker).

She obtained Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Auckland, New Zealand and an MBA from Claremont Graduate School, Los Angeles, USA.

Harun Hajadi
Managing Director

Indonesian Citizen, 53 years old.

He was appointed as a Director in 1991 pursuant to Deed No.118 dated 18 December 1991. He joined the Company as Business Development Manager in 1988 and currently serves as President Director of PT Ciputra Surya Tbk. The holder of Bachelor degree in Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley, United States, and an MBA in finance and real estate from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA, is also active at AEI as Vice Chairman of the Committee Infrastructure, Property and Transportation.

Junita Ciputra
Managing Director

Indonesian Citizen, 52 years old.

She was appointed as Director of the Company in 2001 pursuant to Deed No. 29 dated 14 December 2001. Previously she served as Commissioner of the Company (1996-2001) and as Director of the Company (1990-1996). She obtained her Bachelor degree in finance from University of San Francisco, United States and an MBA in finance and real estate from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA. She has joined the Company in 1984 as Marketing Manager. She currently serves as Commissioner and Director in several companies within Ciputra group.

Cakra Ciputra
Managing Director

Indonesian Citizen, 49 years old.

He was appointed as Director of the Company in 1990 pursuant to Deed No.278 dated 28 December 1990. He currently serves as President Director of PT Ciputra Semarang and as Director and Commissioner in several companies in CIPUTRA Group. He obtained a Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering from San Francisco State University, San Francisco, USA. He is also active in various social activities and organizations, such as the Association of Foundation for Nation (AYUB) and Citra Kasih Foundation.

Tulus Santoso Brotosiswojo

Indonesian Citizen, 54 years old.

He was appointed as a Director of the Company in 2001 pursuant to Deed No.29 dated 14 December 2001. He currently also serves as Corporate Secretary of the Company. He obtained his Bachelor degree in Accounting from the Satya Wacana Christian University, Salatiga and Master degree in the same field from University of Indonesia, Jakarta, he is also active as a Board member and member in several organization activities such as REI, AYUB, and AEI.

Tanan Herwandi Antonius

Indonesian Citizen, 52 years old.

He was appointed as a Director of the Company in 2003 pursuant to Deed No.159 dated 30 June 2003. He joined the Company in 1987 and currently also serves as Vice Chairman Habitat Humanity Foundation in Indonesia and active as a Board member in several organizations such as AYUB and the Ciputra Entrepreneurship Center University.

He obtained his Bachelor degree in civil engineering from Parahyangan Catholic University, Bandung, an MBA from Prasetiya Mulya Institute of Management, Jakarta, a Master of Science from College University, London, England, and a Master of Arts in Educational Psychology from the University of Connecticut, United States.


Agus Surya Widjaja

Indonesian Citizen, 53 years old.

Graduated as Sarjana Teknik Sipil from Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia in 1985, Agus earned his Master of Science in Engineering from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in 1987. Two years later, he graduated as Master of Business Administration in California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, the US. Having begun his career at Ciputra Group as Director of several subsidiaries until now, Agus also once served as Director of Ciputra Development from 2002 to 2003.


Artadinata Djangkar

Indonesian Citizen, 52 years old.

Holds a Civil Engineering degree from Parahyangan Catholic University and a Master of Business Administration from Prasetya Mulya Insititute of Management. He serves as Unaffiliated Director of the Company since 2005. Joined the Ciputra Group in 1990, and served as Corporate Secretary, and then Director of PT Ciputra Development Tbk. He worked outside the Group from 2000 until 2005. Currently he holds a position of Head of REI Shopping Complexes Compartment for the Jakarta Special Capital Region. His term of service as Unaffiliated Director of the Company extends until the closing of 2017 AGMS.


Bing Sugiarto Chandra

Indonesian Citizen, 52 years old.

Holds a Civil Engineering degree from Parahyangan Catholic University. He serves as Unaffiliated Director of the Company since 2008. Joined Ciputra Group in 1989 and managed various housing projects from CitraGarden City, Jakarta; CitraRaya, Tangerang; to Ciputra Hanoi International City, Vietnam. He also serves as Director dedicated to managing housing projects development outside the island of Java, such as Citra BukitIndah Balikpapan, Citraland City Samarinda, and CitraGarden Banjarmasin since 2005. His term of service as Unaffiliated Director of the Company extends until the closing of 2017 AGMS.


Sutoto Yakobus

Indonesian Citizen, 51 years old.

Graduated from Civil Engineering of University of Gajah Mada, Yogyakarta in 1985. Earned his Master Degree from InstitutPendidikandanPembinaanManajemen in 1989. Started his career at Ciputra Group as Marketing Manager of Perumahan Citra Garden City (1989 - 1990), and held various positions as General Manager of Ciputra Semarang Project (1990 - 1993), and senior Business Development Manager (1993 - 1994) and appointed as Director of PT Ciputra Surya Tbk since 1994.


Marius Ignatius Meiko Handojo Lukmantara

Indonesian Citizen, 49 years old.

He graduated as Sarjana Teknik in 1989 from Universitas Parahyangan Bandung and continued to Institute Management of Prasetya Mulya, Jakarta in 1999 to earn his Master of Business Administration. His experience in Ciputra Group commenced since 1993, when he was appointed Manager of PT Ciputra Residence (formerly PT CitraLand Estate). Ever since, he serves as Director of a number of subsidiaries in Ciputra Group.


Nanik J. Santoso

Indonesian Citizen, 48 years old.

He graduated from Civil Engineering of Brawijaya University, Malang in 1987 and earned her MBA Degree from Institut Pendidikan dan Pembinaan Manajemen in 1990. Starting her career at Ciputra Group as Business Development Assistant Manager in 1990, Nanik also held various positions as Business Development Manager (1992 - 1994), Corporate Secretary of PT Ciputra Development Tbk (1994 - 2002), Senior Corporate Finance Manager (1996 - 1999) and Deputy Director of Ciputra Group (1999 - 2001). Appointed Director of PT Ciputra Surya Tbk since 2001.

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