Investing in Indonesia's Next Generation
Indri Gautama had everything one could ask for in life. After studying biochemistry and business in Australia and the United States, she returned to Indonesia and became a successful businesswoman. But she soon realized that something was missing in her life. "All those achievements meant nothing," she recalled. "They made my life empty."
On Christmas Eve in 1984, Indri had what she describes as a supernatural personal encounter with God, and life has taken her down a completely different path ever since. "I'm no longer thinking about me, myself and I, but try to show compassion towards other people," she said. The change in Indri was obvious to the ones closest to her, who often remarked that she somehow looked happier and more cheerful. She left behind a successful career to fully dedicate herself to doin