Accelerate investors and entrepreneurs’ social and financial mission

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EMPASSION is an impact investment advisory, management and talent consulting that optimizes resources – financial, skills and networks – to accelerate the investors and entrepreneurs’ social and financial mission. We strongly hold the values of trust, respect, integrity and hands-on in delivering our services. We affiliate with Unltd Indonesia and Instellar that have been incubated and accelerated 75+ sustainable and scalable social enterprises in Indonesia.

Our Value Added


Business, Financial and Investment expert

We are led by passionate experts with more than 60 years of combined experiences in the field of social entrepreneurship, finance, investment, business turnaround, training, incubation and acceleration program.




Trusted track records in ecosystem

We have a deep understanding and strong trust with all stakeholders in the ecosystems.




Wide range of ecosystem networks

We have built a wide range of networks ranging from social enterprises, NGOs, small to large corporates, investors and philanthropist.




Investor and entrepreneurial mindset

We understand key investment priorities required by investors. We provide a straight forward analysis and insights which have the most significant impact to the investment considerations.




Filling the Gap

EMPASSION believes sustainable development goals can be achieved faster by balancing financial returns and measurable economic, social and environmental values within all stakeholders. We create a trusted and hands-on impact advisory to fill the gap between the investors and social enterprises

Our Services

INVESTMENT ADVISORY

We implement an integrated suite of solutions covering deals and transaction support and performance monitoring

  • Financial Advisory Services (buy and sell side)
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Services
  • Corporate Finance Services

TALENT CONSULTING

We help organization to works smarter and grow faster. We consult with our clients to build effective organization

  • Advisor Matchmaking
  • People and Organization
  • Training and Capability Development
  • Change Management

MANAGEMENT CONSULTING

Blending strategic thinking with hands-on practicality, we help organization to improve its business performance and achieve excellence in its operations

  • Operations Excellence
  • Business Process Improvement
  • Project Management
  • Business Process Mapping and SOP Development
  • Strategic Planning
  • Market Entry Strategy

Our Team



Edwin Aldrin Tan
Managing and Founding Partner

He has more than 11 years of depth local and overseas experience in combined field of entrepreneurial, investment, financial management, organizational structuring and operational improvement areas. He co-founded and actively advising two social enterprises. He was a Vice President of the Investment and Business Turnaround in Capsquare Asia, a Hongkong based private equity firm, Manager in KPMG Deal Advisory, Head of Asia Pacific Internal Audit with some operational improvement projects in Turkey, China, Thailand and Financial consultant in PwC. A CFA Level 3 Candidate. He believes in improving people to achieve their best self.

Romy Cahyadi
Founding Partner

He has about 20 years in the field of social entreprenueship. He founded UnLtd Indonesia as the first incubator for social enterprises in Indonesia, which has supported 50+ social enterprises. He was a director at Social Enterprise International Ltd. He recently co-founded Instellar, a mission driven company whose purpose is to help social enterprises grow their impact and businesses to be more sustainable and scalable by incubating, investing and innovating with corporate, investors, government and other stakeholders. He is a co-founder of ProVisi Education, an education consulting company, that has helped more than 2,000 educators and more than 200 schools across the Indonesian archipelago in 20 provinces. He is Master of Engineering in Iowa State University.

Dian Wulandari
Founding Partner

She has more than 17 years of combined local & overseas experience in the field of consulting, research, marketing, public relation and social entrepeneurship. She had worked across industries and fields, -Banking, Resources, Marketing, PR & Media, Art, and Education. She was with HSBC, Citibank, MarkPlus, Inc., Marketeers and currently a COO of Instellar. She has a strong people management and leadership skill. She enjoys develop team and create systems that empower organizations to the highest level of performance. Her education background is Marketing Management from Universitas Padjadjaran. She believes that empowering people is the key to building the future we want.

Adisti Chandra
Management Consulting Co-Lead

She has more than 7 years of experience in the consultancy work, started in the advertising agency and continued with financial advisory. She was with FCB, Telkom International and Deloitte Konsultan Indonesia where she performed strategic planning, business consultancy, market research, financial and commercial due diligence. She studied International Relations in Universitas Katolik Parahyangan and gained her MBA from the University of Glasgow. She believes that our gifts, talents and abilities are meant to serve the other’s needs.

Dian Kurniawati
Management Consulting Co-Lead

She has more than 9 years of local and overseas depth experience in management consulting, mainly focus in the area of Operations Excellence, Project Management, Change Management, HR, Strategy, Marketing, and Business Improvement across various sectors. She was with Accenture, Deloitte SEA, Philips Indonesia and Roland Berger. She has Industrial Engineering and Project Management education background in France. She thinks the biggest problem we face as a species is multidimensional poverty and to end it, we need to invest in low-income to create as many sustainable jobs as possible.