Wednesday, 17 July 2019 | 17:18 WIB

BCA Boss Jahja Setiaatmadja Awarded Indonesia Most Admired CEO 2018

BCA CEO Jahja Setiaatmadja won Warta Ekonomi Most Admired CEO 2018 award

JAKARTA, NNC – Successfully driving solid performance in the banking sector, President Director of PT Bank Central Asia Tbk (IDX:BBCA) or BCA Jahja Setiaatmadja was again chosen to be the recipient of the Warta Ekonomi Indonesia Most Admired CEO 2018 award.

This appreciation was given by Warta Ekonomi to the ideal CEO who was able to make an achievement to bring his company to achieve the best performance and become a role model for his employees in maximizing their potential.

"The existence of the CEO is not just to give direction but how to share the ability of perspective and vision that is owned for the development of the company's business going forward. I realize that being a leader [I] cannot walk alone, stepping together for the company's progress is one of the keys to business continuity," Jahja explained.

Jahja added a leader must certainly have a good image and reputation. In addition, a leader has a number of other criteria that need to be met in order to create positive values for the company. The leader also works with all employees in jointly achieving the company's vision and mission.

Determination of winners in the Indonesia Most Admired CEO 2018 award was assessed using qualitative and quantitative methods. Qualitative research methods are carried out using desk research to get an initial picture of the company's performance in 2017.

Desk research then produces selected CEO nominations that will be assessed by respondents in quantitative research.

Meanwhile, quantitative research is carried out through telephone interviews and online data collection. The winners of this award have been selected first by credible judges in their fields.

Selected leaders need to have criteria for leadership, professionalism, personality, achievement, added value and popularity.

Earlier, BCA through BCA President Director Jahja Setiaatmadja also received an award from SWA Magazine for the category of The Best Chief Executive Officer (CEO) 2018.

This appreciation was given by the Majalah SWA (magazine) and Dunamis Intermaster to corporate leaders who have a reputation, vision and innovation and succeed in bringing the company they lead to grow and develop.

"This award certainly motivates us to continue to improve BCA's performance better. On the other hand, our hope is that this award can inspire leaders of companies engaged in similar fields and other fields, to continue to be passionate about work. It is an honor for us that hard work and efforts in providing services to customers are appreciated, one of them is through the award this time," Jahja concluded.