Bank Mayapada (MAYA), controlled by Dr Tahir, who is also member of advisory council for President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo, was among the fastest growing bank with total assets of Rp93.4 trillion by Dec 31, 2019. We had several times wondered how the bank, which survived the 1997-1999 Asian financial crisis, became a ‘major bank’.To subscribe please click here