Jakarta, Indonesia, 4 Nov 2021 ‒ PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia Agroniaga Tbk (BRI Agro-which will be Bank Raya upon approval from the Financial Services Authority/OJK) has chosen Google Cloud as its primary cloud provider as it accelerates its fully-licensed digital banking platform and strategy to serve people in Indonesia’s growing gig economy.
Specifically, BRI Agro will work with Google Cloud across several strategic areas as it expands to deliver on the Indonesian Government’s goal of financial inclusion for all:
“Collaboration between Google and BRI has already been built as part of digital transformation BRIvolution. BRI Agro as BRI’s subsidiaries, continued it’s journey to become a digital bank and followed the successful collaboration by using Google Cloud Platform to strengthen the digital infrastructure to serve Gig Economy. Hopefully, we can serve a more broadened area of the Gig Economy throughout Indonesia” said Kaspar Situmorang, CEO, BRI Agro.
“Google Cloud has been an instrumental partner in our BRIvolution digital transformation, and BRI Agro is taking the same successful path on its journey to become a leading digital bank. We look forward to our continued collaboration with Google Cloud, and to scaling BRI Agro to serve the needs of the millions of people in the Gig Economy throughout Indonesia,” said Kaspar Situmorang, CEO, BRI Agro.
“Innovation in financial services and the ability to adapt in a post pandemic world is set by technology disruption. We’re proud to provide the robust and secure Cloud platform that enables people across Indonesia’s Gig Economy to access finance faster with BRI Agro, and to support BRI in its mission to improve financial inclusion and resilience,” said Megawaty Khie, Country Director, Google Cloud in Indonesia.
Re-disseminated by The Asian Banker