Eko is Kummara’s founder and CEO who believes that game is a powerful media that bring positive impact for the society. He also the lead game designer in Kummara and take a role as mentor for all game designer team. Eko also known by his capability of implementing game design in other field (gamification). One of his gamification approach known as the FINE (Fun, Interactive, Natural, and Engaging) approach for employee engagement has been implemented in several institution and provide a significant results.
Eko is the initiator and the Lead mentor of Indonesia Board Game Challenge (with Kompas), a national wide game design competition that promote game design as new way of thinking and that game is new powerful media to spread good ideas. Currently Eko also serve also founding member and a principal researcher in Bina Nusantara International University Gamelab, a special research center devoted to help game industry in Indonesia fostering to the new level
He always excited to see new games created by young Indonesian developer and designer. Another thing that excites him is what to eat for lunch time in the office. If one day Eko ask you for ‘ngopi-ngopi’ or meetups, be happy because it means a great opportunity to work together with him!