Yully Purwono is a marketing professional with over 10 years’ experience in graphic design, marketing and sales in a variety of sectors including for Bank Mandiri, one of the largest banks in Indonesia. He holds BA’s in both Product Design and Psychology. In addition to his professional activities, Yully founded and managed a foundation promoting mental health awareness and support for children with special needs which has assisted over 500 Indonesian families. The combination of corporate and non-profit experience has given Yully the opportunity to make a positive impact in both business and society – something he carries over into all his activities.
Currently, Yully is a Thunderbird SHARE Fellow, the most prestigious graduate-level full scholarship and executive mentorship program at the Thunderbird School of Global Management. Simultaneous to his studies, he volunteers for Local First Arizona, Pauline Foundation, and is co-president for Thunderbird’s Rotary Club, the only official Rotary Club operating in a university worldwide. Yully has been selected to work with the City of Los Angeles for the UN Sustainable Development Goals Project as a Digital Design Coordinator. After graduating in December 2019, Yully aspires to pursue a career in marketing and sales as well as brand development.