Kanaka Puradiredja founded The Indonesian Institute of Accountants, Kanaka Puradiredja Suhartono, Indonesian Institute of Audit Committees and KPMG Indonesia. Presently, he is Chairman-Executive Board & Member at Indonesian Institute of Commissioners & Directors. Dr. Puradiredja is also Chairman-Certification Council at Indonesian Institute of Audit Committees and on the board of 7 other companies.
Dr. Puradiredja previously held the position of President Director at PT Bank Pasar Kodasupa, Senior Partner at Kanaka Puradiredja Suhartono, Director at PT Tamara Commercial Bank, Chairman & Managing Partner at KPMG Indonesia, Commissioner for PT Bank Tamara, Member-Executive Board at Transparency International Indonesia, Chairman-Honorary Board at The Indonesian Institute of Accountants, Member of National Committee on Governance and Chairman-Honorary Board at Institute of Chartered Accountants of Indonesia.
Kanaka Puradiredja received an undergraduate degree from Universitas Padjadjaran and an undergraduate degree from West London College.