GMF AeroAsia and Sucofindo established a strategic partnership in some field of works, comprising audit, inspection, analysis, testing, certification, consultancy and training. A part of State – Owned Enterprises synergy, the partnership generated into Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by President and CEO of GMF AeroAsia, Juliandra Nurtjahjo and Sucofindo’s CEO, Bachder Djohan Buddin at Sucofindo Headquarter on May 25th, 2016.
According to Juliandra, two-thirds of Indonesian aircraft maintenance expenses had been taken by Singapore. Therefore, GMF need a strategic partner to boost its capacities and capabilities to grab the whole market in Indonesia. “We are sure if Sucofindo, as our strategic partner could support us in realizing our vision to be Top 10 MROs in the World by upcoming 2018,” he said. Sucofindo’s CEO, Bachder Djohan Buddin stated if the partnership with GMF is about calibration service, non-destructive test (NDT) and quality management system certification. “We may have an opportunity to create another strategic business cooperation among our subsidiaries,” he said.