MARIHAD SIMBOLON, FOUNDER PT PARNA RAYA
In his early 20s, young Marihad, started to work in Tanjung Priok Port, Jakarta, Indonesia in which he immediately sense a great opportunity in transportation industry. He entered his entrepreneurship in Jakarta on land transportation in 1972 by establishing PT Parna Raya commencing its operation by only a single truck transporting goods off ships in Tanjung Priok Port, Jakarta, Indonesia.
Since then, he strives his business significantly by establishing companies on sea transportations, oil-gas-mineral, petrochemical, natural gas piping, trading, hotel-chained and oil-palm plantation. His relationships and partnerships extend from domestic market, South East Asia, Asia Pacific, Australia and China.
Well-known as PAK SIM among his colleague and employees, he is a caring husband, a father of four and loving grandfather of his grandchildren.
Simbolon, Marihad Simon