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Chief Executive Officer

Hitoshi Hiyama

" My dream is that Indonesian textile companies who work with us will all easily gain competitive sourcing capability so that they become more productive and cost competitive. 88Spares would like to help our customers earn more profit to reinvest for innovation and their future growth. And eventually, we are passionate to see more happy faces of millions of people here making their own livings in the textile production. "

Hitoshi has wide range of general management and business development experience in emerging countries such as Indonesia, South Africa, Ghana, and Angola. He previously worked in a management consulting firm, as EVP for a global SPA’s garment production entity in Indonesia, and also for a Japanese trading house. He studied International Relations & Development Studies at International Christian University in Tokyo Japan, and he completed his Master of Business Administration in IMD, Lausanne Switzerland.

Chief Operating Officer

Gerard lim

" I want to help Indonesian textile companies meet all their spare parts needs with just the click of a button. Our target is to help customers grow their business by reducing machine downtime to maximise revenue opportunities and by optimising procurement spend to improve their profitability. This will help them to achieve greater competitiveness and build world class companies that reward their employees well and drive Indonesia’s economic growth "

Gerard is passionate about improving operations across the supply chain and has in-depth expertise in designing operating models across industries in markets across Southeast Asia. Prior to 88 Spares, he worked in a global management consulting company, one of the largest professional services firms worldwide and a market leader in offshore rig construction. Gerard studied Industrial and Systems Engineering in the National University of Singapore (NUS), and completed both his Masters of Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA, and Masters of Science from Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore

Chief Technology Officer

Uung Bhuwono

“ With technology 88Spares serving as the marketplace platform, where factory owners can easily redo their past orders in few clicks. Help order transactions more convenient and secure with escrow payment to make sure either buyer will only pay spare parts that satisfy them and for the seller to have payment certainty from their online orders "

Uung has more then 10 years experiences building startup products in Indonesia and been involved in the birth of several Indonesia prominent startups. Before he graduated from business school at Trisakti University, he grew his passion for software development by helping one of the largest NGO called WALHI with their web publishing platform. With combination of deep tech knowledge skills and know how in businesses, Uung hope to build 88Spares as platform that has synergy of advancements in technology and helping businesses to grow