Entrepreneurial Ecosystem: Insight from the Case of Women Entrepreneurs in Indonesia

Kurnianing Isololipu, Ferdinand Dehoutman, Retno Kusumastuti

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A limited study has been conducted to examine the entrepreneurial ecosystem of women owned companies. This was a significant research that seeks to acknowledge the uniqueness of the entrepreneurial ecosystem led by women entrepreneurs. Despite the numerous obstacles the women entrepreneurs have had to confront in developing their entrepreneurship, there were several of them who have become successful entrepreneurs. Therefore, the aim of this paper was to pinpoint the entrepreneurial ecosystem of a business headed by a woman entrepreneur. This paper contributed to understanding the growth of the entrepreneurial ecosystem along with the development of business owned by a woman entrepreneur using a case study method. The objective of the study was to examine each element that has formed the entrepreneurial ecosystem of the business. The results of this study showed thatthe existence of innovations had assisted in the growth of the entrepreneurship's entrepreneurial ecosystem. The creation of innovations helped generate entrepreneurial activities which led to the formation of valueadded products and services.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)17-22
JournalInternational Journal of Management and Administrative Sciences (IJMAS)
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2018


  • entrepreneurial ecosystem
  • entrepreneurship elements
  • entrepreneurship
  • women entrepreneurs
  • innovation


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