Bernadette Ruth Irawati Setiady

Bernadette Ruth Irawati Setiady has been President Director of PT Kalbe Farma, Southeast Asia’s largest pharmaceutical company, since May 2008. This niece of Kalbe co-founder Boenjamin Setiawan earned her Master of Science degree from the Faculty of Food Science at Cornell University, New York, in the US in 1986. Her career started at Bukit Manikam Sakti Ltd and Sanghiang Perkasa Ltd, Kalbe subsidiaries in the health-food business.