Oleh: Akbar Suwardi Fajar Yuda Arafah
PT Bank Negara Indonesia (Persero), Tbk
Indonesian banks have been competing with everyone, everywhere nowadays. Banks
then bring strategical agendas to expand the business portfolio and increase its
leverage towards customer. To acquire these strategies, diversity of thinking is
necessary from the board to understand the needs of the customer. The board then is required to
be diversified, including gender. However, in Indonesia, women are under represented on banking
boards, since the needs of women representation on board are still questioned.