Indesso CEO Robby Gunawan is signing the inauguration plaque

Indesso CEO Robby Gunawan is signing the inauguration plaque

Today (9/5) Indesso held an inauguration ceremony of the R&D Center Building in the Cileungsi plant. The main participants were academics from various educational institutions in Indonesia. Right after the ribbon cutting ceremony, the participants were invited to take a facility tour, then join a general lecture entitled, “How Biotechnological Sciences May Shape the Future of Natural Aroma Ingredients.”

A facility tour inside the R&D Center

A facility tour inside the R&D Center

The R&D Center is a multi-year project that was started almost three years ago with concept gathering and design phase. Its physical construction was started in August 2016 and was completed in December 2017. During the next two years, most of Indesso’s activities will be devoted in completing and starting up various laboratories that will support the company’s vision in developing ingredients for food, flavor, and fragrance industry. With a gross area of 4,800 m2 Indesso R&D Center is becoming the hub for most of research and development activities as well as a new learning space where internal and external teams can share knowledge and exchange ideas.