Shanti L. Poesposoetjipto has been the Chairman of PT Samudera Indonesia Tbk since 2008. Prior to serving as Chairman of the Company, she served as member of the Board of Commissioners from June 2000 until May 2008. She was awarded the “Woman Inspire Award of 2002” in the Information Technology Sector in the Asia Pacific region by Singapore Women Business Connection (WBC). At the 15th Anniversary of TNC Indonesia on 20 December 2006, the “Nature Steward” Award was officially conferred to her for her leadership and dedication in nature conservation in Indonesia. On November 2009, she was named as “2009 Woman Entrepreneur of The Year” at the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Award 2009 Indonesia, organized by Enterprise Asia. In July 2013, she was awarded the “Ganesa Wirya Jasa Utama” Award as a form of appreciation from Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) for her achievement in the development of entrepreneurship in Indonesia. In March 2016, she was conferred “The Order of the Crown” by the Kingdom of Belgium for her services in developing the business cooperation between Belgium and Indonesia as part of her duties as Chairman of Indonesia-Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg Chamber Executive Board (INA).