As a Program Director at BlueChilli, Retno Dewati is responsible for running Amatil X Academy - a corporate innovation program by Coca Cola Amatil in Jakarta, Indonesia. She works closely with the accelerator manager in BlueChilli's Sydney office to develop the curriculum and deliver the program to Amatil's Indonesia employees. She brings together the resources and experts to ensure the successful of the program and helps Amatil harness technology and adapt lean startup methodology in the corporate environment.
Prior to joining BlueChilli, Retno served as SEA Regional Manager at Pegasus Tech Ventures (formerly Fenox Venture Capital), a Silicon Valley based venture capital firm managing a multi-million dollar fund. She was responsible for lead deal sourcing and investment activities as well as business development for Southeast Asia region. Retno was also the founding member of GnB Accelerator – a joint venture accelerator program between Pegasus Tech Ventures and Infocom Corporation Japan. At GnB Accelerator, Retno was responsible for selecting startups and managing the investment and became an in-house mentor.