Board Members and Advisors
We have the best people who are fully committed and we believe in supporting them as one BVTers community.
Martyn TerpilowskiMartyn has lived in Asia nearly 20 years, mainly in Tokyo and Hong Kong where he has held various positions in Financial Markets, Private Banking, Family Offices and the Hedge Fund space. After setting up his own boutique Venture Capital business in Singapore in late 2016, Martyn moved to Indonesia during 2018 to focus on his primary investment Bhumi Varta Technology. Martyn’s focus is on funding, partnerships, recruitment and all other commercial roles.
Arya SetiadharmaArya is the founder and CEO of Prasetia Dwidharma, founded in 2008 as a contractor in telecommunications infrastructure and has branched out to investment in the tech industry. Prasetia Dwidharma has invested in 40+ startups in Indonesia, 20+ startups in SEA and 15+ startups in the US. He obtained both his Bachelor and Master degrees in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University and is currently pursuing his Master in Business Administration from University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Felix SetyomulyonoFelix is the Managing Partner of Azure Investment Partners, a South East Asian focused investment firm with portfolios that span across technology, industrial and consumer services sectors. Prior to founding Azure in 2016, Felix spent over 15 year in various engineering, finance and investment roles in the United States. He a seasoned professional that has successfully completed more than USD$ 2 billion in structured financing and global M&A transactions. Felix holds a BSc in Chemical Engineering from Oregon State University and an MBA from University of Portland.
Trevor HarrisonTrevor is the Chief Executive Officer of BTIG Singapore Pte. Ltd. and the Head of BTIG Asia-Pacific Client Relationship Management. Prior to BTIG, Mr. Harrison was a Vice President of Sales and Capital Introduction at Citigroup Global Markets Holdings Inc., where he was responsible for Prime Brokerage. Previously, he held sales and marketing roles at State Street. He has lived and worked across Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia and his native Canada. With 23 years experience in Asian financial markets, Trevor is highly respected in the region. Trevor will advise the team on future fund raising and potential IPO.
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Benny EmorBenny holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Geodesy from Gadjah Mada University (UGM) from 2006 and has over 12 years of experience in Geographic Information System, Geodatabase, Spatial Analytics, and System Integration. Prior to joining Bhumi Varta Technology, Benny was working in mining, palm plantations, property, IT consultancy and the retail industry. His background gives him a sophisticated grasp not only of mapping survey and aerial photography but also location intelligence and business development.
Advisor to the Board
Tetsuo OchiTetsuo Ochi is an Asian Hedge Fund Titan having launched MCP Group in 1999. He is the Founder and CEO. MCP Group is one of the largest and oldest independent alternative asset managers in Asia. They offer a global alternative investment solution with expertise across a variety of investment strategies. MCP Group is headquartered in Hong Kong, with offices in Chicago, Tokyo, and Seoul. Prior to founding MCP in 1999, he was a Managing Director at Credit Suisse Financial Products (“CSFP”). Before CSFP commenced its business in Tokyo in 1997, he was a Managing Director in the Structured Products Group of Credit Suisse First Boston (“CSFB”). Prior to joining CSFB in 1994, he started his career at Lehman Brothers Japan in 1988, where he served as a Senior Vice President and Head Trader in the Equity Derivatives/Swaps and Financial Products. He received a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degree both from The University of Tokyo. Mr. Ochi was an early believer in BVT and will offer his decades of experience as BVT continues to grow.
Chief Technology Officer
Haris started his career as an IT Consultant for The World Bank after graduating from the University of Indonesia majoring in Computer Science. He then completed his MBA at Gadjah Mada University to strengthen his strategic analysis, and business and innovation strategy.
Prior to joining BVT, he was in BRI Group as VP of Enterprise and Digital Architecture to formulate technology leadership, digital transformation, and operational excellence.
He previously spent 13 years in Japanese companies: Fujitsu, NTTDATA, and ISI-Dentsu, and helped build IT architecture, infrastructure, and applications in many fields (automotive, GIS, finance, and banking).
Senior Management Team
VP of Enterprise
Dian ErdiansyahAfter graduating from Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) with a degree in Geodesy in 2000, Dian quickly moved forward in the world of GIS as a certified consultant and project manager with expertise in database mapping, thematic mapping, programming, application development, asset and survey planning and tower and fiber optic planning and construction.
VP of Product & Design
Muhamad HariyantoAnto is our Vice President Product & Design and web junkie with 12 years experience giving him strong expertise in graphic design, branding and application prototype. He is in charge of the full design process and ensuring an amazing user experience with BVT services and applications.
Head of Data Analytics
Sandy Novanda Resdian
Sandy has been professionally involved in various IT projects and products, tech stacks, and frameworks since 2008. He brings experiences in Fintech/ Banking, Telco, Government, Industrial Automation, Mobile Location Data & POI Based Solutions and has professional overseas experiences in Malaysia, Singapore & Australia.
Prior to joining BVT he led and built scalable serverless platform infrastructures and applications as Director of Client Platform to support Quadrant as a global leader in mobile location data, POI data, and related compliance services and was part of the team that successfully brought about Appen’s acquisition of Quadrant.