After completing her education in France, Switzerland, and USA, she returned to Indonesia and joined the family business at Astra International. For over twelve years, her illustrious track record includes successfully growing Astra International together to become the largest integrated automotive company in South East Asia. Ms Judith play key roles in establishing successful companies such as Astra Otoparts, Astrindo Travel, Emeralda Golf Estate, Medistra Hospital, Mobil 88, Federal Oil, Mitra Pinasthika Mustika and many others. Moreover, at that period of time, Ms Judith was the President Commissioner of PT. Bakti Paramita (MMC Healthcare), and participated actively in Ora et Labora, a Christian Education Foundation in Indonesia.
In the mid 1980’s, Ms Judith established Credo Group as an investment holding company for Astra International prior to its initial public listing in 1990, and she continue to guide Astra International to become the most valuable business enterprise in Indonesia.
Following the divestment of Astra International in 1992, Ms Judith focus her energy into growing Credo Group portfolio of companies, such as Melia Hotels in Asia Pacific, Amandari hotel in Bali, G-Resources, Laundrette, Shacman, and many others.
Despite all the success in her businesses, she also spend considerable time in philanthropy work, through Reach Out Foundation, that build schools and provide free education to the less fortunate in association with Cherie Blair Foundation and Clinton Global Initiative.
This selfless act allow Ms Judith to continue the Soeryadjaya family legacy of giving back to the Nation of Indonesian society, by having its future generation ready to contribute to the Country. For more than 30 years she has continue to hold a prominent and highly respected position in the business community in Indonesia through her various ventures in:
Oil and gas
Trading and finance.
With Credo Group, Ms Judith Soeryadjaya endeavors to broaden her business portfolio by entering into new ventures and collaborating with reputable international partners.