Arini S. Subianto is the Founder and Owner of Aksara. Established in 2001, Aksara originally started as a bookstore, at a time when a good selection imported books was impossible to find in Jakarta. Aksara has always been known for its characteristic interior design and visual merchandising. Every element of the interior is geared to create an ambience that inspires and enlightens. Arini Subianto holds a Bachelor’s degree in Fashion from Parson School of Design in 1994 and got her MBA from Fordham University, New York in 1998. She is an active member of The Indonesian Chapter of Young President’s Organization (YPO).