Laura Prinsloo is the managing director of Kesaint Blanc, a publishing and printing house in Indonesia. A member of the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce (KADIN), Laura serves as deputy head of the Permanent Committee for Multilateral Institution & FTA. In 2016, she was appointed as the chairperson of the National Book Committee for Indonesia under the Ministry of Education and Culture. She also heads the National Organizing Committee for Indonesia as Market Focus at London Book Fair 2019.
JILF is an annual international literary festival initiated by the Literary Committee of Jakarta Arts Council (JAC). Just as JAC was built and nurtured by artists and for arts, JILF was founded by writers for the sake of literature and book industry.