Chief of Corporate Affairs, Gojek
Nila Marita is the Chief Corporate Affairs at Gojek. She joined Gojek in 2017, and is responsible for leading the company’s overall communications efforts and strategy.
Nila has 20 years of experience in communications and public relations, giving her broad knowledge and expertise in various areas including corporate communications, public affairs, issue management and stakeholder engagement. In particular, she is well-versed in developing strong corporate narratives, as well as managing crisis situations.
Prior to joining Gojek, Nila spent most of her career as a consultant for many multinational companies in various industries, advising leading businesses on financial and investor communications, crisis management, and strategic media relations. She spent seven years at leading global communications firm, Edelman, heading the Corporate and Financial Practice in Indonesia, where she was responsible for managing IPO communications, mergers and acquisitions, corporate reputation building and issues management.
During her time at Edelman, Nila led a task force for the development of a communication blueprint for Bank Indonesia in 2012. She also led the IPO communications team for PT ABM Investama Tbk. (listed on IDX), which was awarded “Financial Communications Campaign of the Year in 2013” by PR Awards Asia.
Following her time at Edelman, Nila continued to consult and lead communications strategies for various companies and organizations, including the PR efforts related to the merger and acquisition of Indonesia’s telco service providers XL Axiata and Axis in 2014. She also assisted the largest international school in Indonesia with holistic litigation PR support in 2014-2016.