He is a businessman from Indonesia are. His name is widely known as a successful businessman with his company, The Group, Chairul had started the business when he lectures in the Department of Dentistry, University of Indonesia. Had ups and downs, he finally built his business success. His conglomerate, the Group into a business enterprise in charge of several other companies such as Trans TV and Mega Bank
After completing high school in Sampoerna Oetomo in 1981, entered Chairul Department of Dentistry, University of Indonesia (graduated 1987). When this course that he began to enter the business world. And when the college as well, he was honored as a National Model Students 1984-1985. In order to meet the needs of college, he began the business of selling books early mimeographed lectures, shirts, and other on campus. He also opened a copy on campus. Chairul had also founded a medical supply store and laboratory in numbers Senen Raya, Central Jakarta, but it broke.
After college, Chairul been established PT Pariarti Shindutama along with three colleagues in 1987. Initial capital of Rp 150 million from Exim Bank, they produce children's shoes for export. Good luck on his side, because the company immediately received orders 160 thousand pairs of shoes from Italy. However, due to differences in the vision of business expansion, Chairul for independence and set up their own business.
His ability to build networks and as an entrepreneur to make his business grow. Directing business to the conglomerate, Chairul repositioned itself into three core businesses: financial, property, and multimedia. In finance, he took over Bank Karman is now called Bank Mega. He named the company with the Group. The company has a core conglomeration Holdindo as father holding company, which is in charge of a sub-holding, namely the Global Investindo (business finance), The Core Investindo (media and investment) and The Core Propertindo (property).
Under the group, Chairul has a number of companies in the financial sector, among others, General Insurance Mega Life Insurance Mega Life, The Multi Finance, Bank Mega, Mega Capital Indonesia, Bank Syariah Mega and Mega Finance. While in
in property and investment, the company in charge of the Bandung Propertindo, The Bali Propertindo, Batam Indah Investindo, Mega Indah Propertindo. And in the field of broadcasting and multimedia, The Group has a Trans TV, Trans 7, Mahagagaya Prime, Trans Fashion, Lifestyle Trans and Trans Studio. Specifically in the real estate business, the Group has Bandung Supermall. This 3-hectare mall spend 99 billion dollars. The Group launched the Bandung Supermall as the Central Business District in 1999. While in the field of investment, In early 2010, the Group through its subsidiary, Trans Corp. bought a majority stake in Carrefour, which is some 40 per cent. Regarding the process of purchasing Carrefour, the MoU (memorandum of understanding) purchase of Carrefour shares was signed on March 12, 2010 in France.
Famous magazine Forbes released a list of the world's richest people in 2010. As an achievement, according to the magazine, including one Chairul the world's richest man from Indonesia. Forbes stated that Chairul 937 ranks the world with total assets of U.S. $ 1 billion.
Chairul stated that in building a business, develop a network (network) is important. Having a partner (partner) well needed. Relationship building was not only to companies that are already well-known, but also the more obscure though. For Chairul, good friendship will help the process of evolving the business is done. When business conditions are not good (read: quiet customer) then unreliable networks. For Chairul, even friends with any officer is crucial introductory letter. In terms of investment, Chairul have idealism that local companies can be a company that can synergize with multinational companies. He did not shut down for working with multinational companies from abroad. For him, this is not an attempt to sell the country. However, this is an attempt Indonesian national company can stand alone, and so the host country itself.
According Chairul, capital is important in building and developing the business. For him, the willingness and hard work should be owned by someone who wants to succeed in business. But get a dependable partner is everything. For him, as well as building confidence building integrity. This is where the importance of networking (networking) in running the business.
In business, Chairul stated that the younger generation should have a business already impatient, and want to climb the ladder of business one by one. According to him, building a business is not like turning the palm of the hand. It takes a patience, and never give up. Do not let that take away a lot of the instantaneous (instant), because in the business world patience is one of the main keys to steal the heart of the market. Build integrity is important for Chairul. Is humane when trying, someone wanted to get a result. Not all results can be received directly.
Here's more an educational background Chairul.
SD Van Lith, Jakarta (1975)
SMP Van Lith, Jakarta (1978)
SMA Negeri I Sampoerna Oetomo, Jakarta (1981)
Faculty of Dentistry, University of Indonesia (1987)
Executive IPPM (MBA; 1993)