A BINUS UNIVERSITY alumnus was featured in a recent publication of Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia list showcasing young upcoming global entrepreneurs. Mr Benny Fajarai, a graduate of BINUS UNIVERSITY’s IT Program was featured in the consumer technology category and thus served to reinforce the university’s comprehensive reputation for producing global talents adept at drawing upon the latest advancements in the tech industry to launch lucrative enterprises.
Mr Fajarai's success in being named to this prestigious list comes as a result of his efforts to combine his two main passions - computer science and art - into a viable business plan. Through this business plan, Mr Fajarai founded Kreavi, Indonesia’s pioneering social network site for artistic professionals serving as a database connecting creative talents to businesses across Indonesia. An easy-to-use user interface allows users to upload and view impressive portfolios turning Kreavi into a plethora of imagination and innovation among designers.
Joining Mr Fajarai in recently being recognised as one of Forbes' 30 Under 30 is Mr Yasa Paramita Singgih - a current BINUS UNIVERSITY student presently enrolled in the Marketing Communications programme. Mr Singgih was named one of Asia's most promising millennial entrepreneurs in the field of Retail & E-Commerce following on from his accomplishments in founding Men's Republic, a fashion brand catering to young professionals, and was also the youngest person to be included in the list.
The success of these individuals is demonstrative of BINUS UNIVERSITY's long-standing reputation for excellence in IT and business. The university’s curriculum and facilities are constantly adapting to recent technological revolutions and in doing so is producing a unique brand of graduates able to combine technical skills and business in spurring progress across a wide range of industries.