Founder & CEO
Diah Yusuf - Indonesia Entrepreneurship Development Enthusiast
Diah is very enthusiastic to involve and dedicate her time through many social communities and working with government project to develop SME in Indonesia since 2005, as well as develop her own business. She founded Indonesia Prima as SME Accelerator to help and assisting SME think and realize what they should do for growing their business, and preparing to have partnership with Angel Investors. Diah also actively learned and completed several local and international entrepreneurial workshops and certification. She also as Business Consultant and Business Coach for many business owner and organization in Indonesia and other country. Diah, also as General Secretary of Indonesia Council for Small Business (2020 - 2022), Former Vice President for Community Empowerment International Council for Small Business Indonesia (ICSB Indonesia) (2018 - 2020) and as Former Vice President for Partnership International Council for Small Business Global (ICSB Global) 2018 - 2020. The International Council for Small Business (ICSB) is a non-profit organization devoted to continuing management education for entrepreneurs and small business. Founded in 1955, the International Council for Small Business (ICSB) was the first international membership organization to promote the growth and development of small businesses worldwide.
Her contribution and strategic thinking on how to empowering Indonesia SME attracts one of the biggest Indonesian BUMN Companies to appoint her as Project Director for Buddy SMEs PT Telkom Indonesia, Tbk. and as a Vice Dean for Wonderful Start-up Academy, Tourism Ministry Program. As entrepreneur, she is also leading several businesses in the health & beauty retail area, property industry, IT business corporation, sustainable aquaculture farming, also in social enterprises as the Founder and Chairman of the Indonesian Entrepreneur Festival, a yearly program for the Indonesia Development Entrepreneurship with the tagline #BersatuMenguat.
She also many invited as Public Speaker for National as well as International Event, she usually talking about Women in Entrepreneurship, SME Internationalization and Sustainability. Sometimes she wrote Entrepreneurship Article in national magazines too. She also contributed in ICSB MSME Report 2020 issued on UN MSME Day 27 June 2020 with 32 writers globally. Recently, with 5 colleagues from Egypt, Australia, USA, Argentina and French, she co-chair of Women Entrepreneurship Global Conference, the conference was successful to inspiring women all over the globe and will continue to develop this activity and spread the impactful.
Now, Indonesia Prima have partnership with GrowthWheel International for global business advisory, Diah Yusuf is the First Indonesian Certified and Licensed for GrowthWheel International Business Advisor. Indonesia Prima now working on preparing some program for Investor who willing to partnership with Indonesian SME Business, Indonesia Prima SME Investment Consultant and Accelerator. We provide curated Indonesian SME Business which already establish and having promising growth as well as knowing local market consumption and ready to scaling up. Most international businesses and investors know that modern Indonesia boasts a substantial population and a wealth of natural resources. But far fewer understand how rapidly the nation is growing. Home to the world’s 16th-largest economy, Indonesia is booming thanks largely to a combination of domestic consumption and productivity growth. By 2030, the country could have the world’s 7th-largest economy, overtaking Germany and the United Kingdom. (McKinsey.com Report). With this program, it will assist, coaching and monitoring the SME on behalf of the Investor for assure their optimum growth.