23 May 2007


Bandung (Admin). On Tuesday, 22nd May BTPN has signed an MoU with Karim Business Consulting for the establishment of Sharia Business Unit under BTPN. Representing BTPN in the signing was Director of Business Gandhi G. Putra Ismail, while Karim Business Consulting was represented by Director Suwardi Yusuf.


Based on BTPN's Business Plan of 2007-2009 which has been approved by the Commissioners and submitted to Bank Indonesia, the Bank will conduct business expansion, one of which is by establishing Sharia Business Unit.


In the previous week, a training session on Islamic Banking took place on 14-16 May 2007 at Hotel Bumi Karsa, Bidakara Jakarta. Participating in the training was the Sharia Counterpart Team established by BTPN.

For further information please contact:


PT Bank BTPN Tbk
Andrie Darusman – Communications & Daya Head
Email: [email protected] or [email protected]


Bank BTPN in brief

PT Bank BTPN Tbk (Bank BTPN) is a foreign exchange bank and is a merger between PT Bank Tabungan Pensiunan Nasional Tbk (BTPN) and PT Bank Sumitomo Mitsui Indonesia (SMBCI) in February 2019. Bank BTPN serves various segments in the banking industry, from retail to corporate customers, including retirees, micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises (MSME) and productive underprivileged communities; the consuming class segment; and the corporate segment. Bank BTPN provides the services through business units, such as BTPN Sinaya—a business unit for wealth management, BTPN Purna Bakti—a business serving retirees, BTPN Micro Business—a business unit serving microbusinesses, BTPN Business Banking—a business serving small- and medium-sized enterprises, Jenius—a digital banking platform serving the consuming class segment, and the corporate business unit, which serves national, multinational, and Japanese companies. Bank BTPN also has a subsidiary, namely PT Bank BTPN Syariah Tbk, which focuses on serving productive underprivileged customers. Bank BTPN also regularly provides training sessions and information for customers through the Daya Program—a sustainable and measurable empowerment program—to improve customers’ capacity so they can grow and have a chance to live better.