Susanto’s dream was to revolutionise Indonesian local drinks and street snacks. That dream came true in August 2019 when Goola began receiving funding from Alpha JWC Ventures. Within a year, it was everywhere. Goola has slowly but surely reintroduced traditional drinks to the masses. Meanwhile, Gaaram came in late 2019 with a franchise model and has succeeded in selling up to 70 licenses in a span of 4 days during the SIAL Interfood 2019. Within three months, Gaaram had seven stores.
Remarking on these two successful ventures, Susanto says: “It taught me to become more flexible and adaptable to new situations and raised my awareness on the continuous fluctuation of market demands. Personally, my journey has led me to self-discovery, which pushes me to have passion, determination, to be resilient, be a people person and think strategically.”
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