Mr. Roebianto is the Group’s Chief Operating Officer. He joined the Group in 2003 as General Manager in the engineering division of Bumitama Gunajaya Agro ("BGA"). He has oversight and control of the Group’s overall operational activities, including the plantation, engineering and human resource departments. Mr. Roebianto started his career as a Field Superintendent in the Planning Engineering Department of Indo Plywood (Salim Group) in 1982, and was subsequently promoted to various managerial positions within the Salim Group during his tenure with them. Mr. Roebianto left the Salim Group in 1999, and was appointed as Director at Chua Sea Joo Plywood Industry Sdn Bhd, Malaysia, from 1999 to 2003. Mr. Roebianto spent four months in 2003 as General Manager in PT Tirta Mahakam Resources Tbk prior to joining BGA.
Mr. Roebianto obtained his Bachelor of Civil Engineering degree in 1982 from the Christian University of Indonesia.
Chief Strategy Officer
Mr. Johannes Tanuwijaya is the Group’s Chief Strategy Officer ("CSO"). Mr. Johannes joined the Group in 2003 and was previously Director and Chief Financial Officer of PT Windu Nabatindo Abadi, a subsidiary of the Group. He is now responsible for the oversight of the Group’s strategic and commercial activities and reports to our Chief Executive Officer.
Mr. Johannes started his career in 1990 as an audit manager at Prasetio Utomo & Co (Arthur Andersen), where he was involved in the projects of two telecommunication companies in Indonesia seeking dual listing on the Indonesia Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange. In 1996, he joined PT Bira Aset Manajemen as a director, where he was responsible for the operations and financial matters of the company. In 1999 and 2000 respectively, Mr. Johannes was appointed as the corporate secretary and director cum chief financial officer of PT Tirta Mahakam Resources Tbk, where he oversaw its listing on the Indonesia Stock Exchange.
Mr. Johannes obtained his Bachelor of Economics degree in 1991 from the University of Indonesia.
Sie Eddy Kurniawan
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Sie Eddy Kurniawan is the Group’s Chief Financial Officer. He joined the Group in 2013, and is responsible for the Group’s finance, accounting, and ICT department. He started his career in 1994 as a financial auditor with Arthur Andersen, and left as a senior auditor in 1996 to join the financial advisory services of PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he rose to become Associate Director. In 2005, he was recruited by Sampoerna Strategic Group as Business Development Executive, and in 2007, he was appointed as Chief Financial Officer of PT Sampoerna Agro Tbk., a plantation company listed on the Indonesian Stock Exchange.
Mr. Eddy obtained his Bachelor of Economics degree in 1994 from Parahyangan Catholic University.