Indonesian citizen, was born in Palembang in 1967. He attended Robert Lee High School in Texas and earned a Bachelor of Science and Business Commerce (BsBc) from the University of Houston in Texas in 1988.
After graduating from Houston, he began to work with American Express Bank TRS in 1989 and Citibank N.A in 1990. He also served as a Marketing Manager of PT Central Trust Indonesia from 1993-1999. He served as a Deputy Director of Marketing at PT Equity Development Securities, and as a Fund Manager of PT Ventura Investasi Prima. Furthermore, he currently serves as an Advisor of PT Bukit Baiduri Energy.
He began his career with PT Asuransi Dayin Mitra Tbk in 2002 as a Marketing General Manager and then between June 2003 – May 2005 he was appointed as a Marketing Director based on the results of the Annual GMS on June 6, 2003. In May 2005 he was appointed as an Independent Commissioner based on the results of the annual GMS on May 17, 2005 and as the Head of the Audit Committee up to August 2010. Then according to the annual GMS on June 26, 2014, he was reappointed as a Commissioner.
In addition, he actively participates at the Indonesian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (KADIN), previously holding positions as the Deputy Head of the Capital Market and Financial Institutions Committee, the Head of the Permanent Committee on Banking Relations, as the KADIN Treasurer for Committee Malaysia, as a member of the Banking and Finance, Committee United States, as a Board of Honorary of BPP HIPMI (Central Executive Board of the Indonesian Young Entrepreneurs Association) and as the President Senator of the Indonesian Junior Chamber. At present, he holds the position of Vice Chairman-Marine & Fisheries at the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
In 2015, he also has passed the evaluation and fulfilled the qualification of Insurance Company Risk Management Level 5, organized by the Association of Insurance Management Indonesia (AAMAI) and has obtained a certificate of competence in the field.