The South China Morning Post featured an in-depth look into how Sukanto Tanoto thinks and plans to ensure a legacy of sustainable success and impact in the areas of business and philanthropy. He applies his long-term strategy in business similarly to his development of a family office.
With the family office sitting above the core business and supervising it, Sukanto Tanoto is able to strengthen the foundations for business succession and longevity. This strategy also allowed for decision-making to accommodate values and longer-term thinking - crucial ingredients for a sustainable company
“While I was running the core business, I mainly considered growth and profit. But when I started to concentrate on the family office, I began to focus on sustainability as well as growth,” Mr Tanoto said in the interview.
Find out more about Sukanto Tanoto and his views on building a legacy at the South China Morning Post: https://www.scmp.com/presented/business/topics/defining-family-office-landscape/article/3076173/mapping-out-centennial