11.3 fri. to 11.5 sun.

Kukuh Rizal Arfianto


10:50am - 11:30am
. Exploring the Challenges and Opportunities of the Indonesian Music Market


Kukuh Rizal Arfianto is the director and co-founder of Sun Eater, a Jakarta, Indonesia-based hybrid music and entertainment company. Upon graduating from Bandung Institute of Technology with a bachelor’s degree in craft design, Kukuh’s career began in brand marketing that led him to working for top-tier multinational corporations such as Nike Indonesia and Philip Morris International. In 2019, Kukuh took a leap of faith to form Sun Eater, an innovative and versatile music company that encompasses a record label, talent management, content production and a creative hub and is currently home to established and up-and-coming artists such as Hindia, .Feast, Agatha Pricilla, Lomba Sihir, Rayhan Noor, Mantra Vutura, Aldrian Risjad, and its latest addition, the virtual group G/A/T/E. By continuously pushing traditional industry boundaries and rewriting what it is to be a record label, Kukuh and Sun Eater are set to be part of the vanguard that changes Indonesian music for years to come.

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