Jeffrey Bahar

Industry Specialist, Chief Operating Officer Spire Research & Consulting

Jeffrey is Spire’s Chief Operating Officer, overseeing Spire’s offices in Indonesia and Malaysia. He has been with Spire for more than 20 years and has provided invaluable experience in the Engineering and information technology (IT) industry. As an Indonesian citizen based in Jakarta, Jeffrey has a very good understanding of the Indonesian business environment.

Jeffrey is also experienced in strategic thinking and business development counselling across a wide range of market and industry research. Through the experience that he has gone through, he has mastered more than 10 industries and more than 1000 projects have been successfully undertaken. He has competencies in market growth, competitive intelligence, strategic thinking, and business development counselling, economic and political forecasting, and analysis.

Jeffrey has played leading roles in project management, sales, and staff training across the Group. He has delivered more than 1000 research and consulting projects related to sectors such as automotive, information and communication technology (ICT), commodities, and industrial products.

Jeffrey is also often invited to be a speaker at various seminars of the Malaysian Franchise Association, Gates Summit and is often quoted in Spire Indonesia’s internal media, Techno Business. In his experience as a speaker, Jeffrey has shared various topics, including the Food and Beverage, ICT sectors, Logistics, and the Education sector.