About Ekrut

Ekrut believes that talents deserve career advancements. Ekrut is all about helping top talents advance and find a better place to work, with fair compensations and a sense of purpose from a mission – not just a job. Employers on the other hand, can find the best people to work alongside them to fulfill their mission.

Ekrut is headquartered in Jakarta, Indonesia.

FOUNDING TEAM

Ekrut founding teams are engineers, entrepreneurs, and recruiters.

Steven Suliawan
Steven Suliawan
Strategy
Steven used to worked in East Ventures as Entrepreneur in Residence, helping EV portfolios made him realized the need of Ekrut. Previously co-founded Loyalbox, backed by Ideabox Incubator, Steven handled product marketing, recruitment, and investment. Steven spearheaded the company to hit 20x growth in monthly GMV in 3 months using hyperlocal marketing strategy. Previously did linear programming for a Japanese Firm, saving ~$2m indirect savings post graduating from The Ohio State University as Industrial Engineer.
Ardo Gozal
Ardo Gozal
Operations
Ardo used to co-found Kidipal, that was backed by Ideabox Incubator. In Kidipal, he spearheaded merchandising team to hit 15000 SKU in 6 months and was in charge for digital marketing strategies. Before Kidipal, Ardo worked as a Recruitment Consultant in Technology Division at Monroe Consulting, he helped many tech companies such as Veritrans, Bilna, and Babe to recruit great talents. Ardo used to work in Malaysia at Carlist.my (acquired iCar Asia) post graduating Victoria University in International Business.
Yediva Kovara
Yediva Kovara
Engineer
Yediva used to build a forex robot using MQL4 at Victory International Futures, which generates 20-25% MoM profit. Previously in UK, he did Operations Research project to optimize a Steel Distributor Firm supply chain and inventory system. Yediva built a CMS software from the ground up at Sun Education from a team of 3 prior to taking his Masters in Business Analytics at Warwick Business School. Yediva took Bachelors in Computer Science at Binus University with Scholarship and Best Graduate Honors.