President and Independent Commissioner
Mr. Hamid Awaludin has served as President Commissioner and Independent Commissioner of the Company since October 2011. Previously, he served as the Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus (2008-2011), Minister of Justice and Human Rights of the Republic of Indonesia (2004-2007) and Member of Indonesian National Election Commission (2001-2004). He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Law from Hasanuddin University, Indonesia, as well as Master’s Degree in International Affairs, Master of Laws, and PhD from American University, USA. He also had a special training on human rights from Lund University, Sweden.
Mr. Nurdin Zainal has served as Independent Commissioner of the Company since 2009. A retired Major General of the Indonesian military, throughout his career, he has served as the Deputy Assistant of Security for Army Chief of Staff (2001-2002), Chief of Staff at Regional Military Command 17 Trikora (2002-2003), Commander of Regional Military17 Trikora (2003-2005), Assistant of Intelligence to Indonesian Armed Forces (2005), Chief of Strategic Intelligence Body to Indonesian Armed Forces (2006) and Special Staff for Coordinating Minister of Politics, Legal, and Security Affairs. Since retirement, he has also served as a Commissioner at PT Pertamina (Persero) (2010 – 2015). He went through military educations at the Indonesian Armed Forces Academy, School of Army Staff Command, and National Defense Institute (Lemhanas). He also obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Management from Universitas Terbuka, Indonesia, and Master of Human Resources from Universitas Jayakarta, Indonesia.
Dr. Muhammad Syarkawi Rauf, S.E., M.E.
Dr. Syarkawi joined the Company as an Independent Commissioner in June 2018. He is currently an active lecturer and the Leader of the Economic and Business Studies at the School of Economy and Business of Hasanuddin University Makassar since 2009, as well as the Commissioner of The Commission for the Supervision of Business Competition (KPPU) since 2013, of which he became the Chairman in 2015. Previously, he was a Researcher for Centre of Regional Economic Research (CoRNER) in Makassar (2002-2008), a Junior Advisor for Industrial Policy with the United Nations Support Facility for Indonesia Recovery – United Nations Development Program (2005-2006), and a Regional Chief Economist at Bank BNI Region 7 – Makassar (2010-2012). He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Hasanuddin University, Makassar, his Master’s Degree as well as Doctorate’s Degree in Economics from Indonesian University.
Dr. Fei Zou
Mr. Fei Zou has served as Independent Commissioner of the Company since 2012. Previously, he was a Managing Director at China Investment Corporation (2008-2012) and an Equity Portfolio Manager at American Century Investments (1999-2008). He earned a Master’s Degree in Economics and PhD in Finance from University of Texas at Austin, USA. He is a chartered financial analyst and a member of the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute.
Mr. Sugito Walujo has served as Commissioner of the Company since 2009. He is the co-founder and Managing Partner of Northstar Group since 2003. Prior to co-founding Northstar, he was a Senior Vice President at Pacific Century Ventures Ltd. in Tokyo, where he played a key role in the firm’s mergers, acquisitions and corporate business development in Japan (2000-2003). He started his career at Goldman Sachs & Co. in London and New York (1997-2000). He holds a Bachelor of Science in Operations Research and Industrial Engineering from Cornell University, USA.
Mr. Sunata Tjiterosampurno has served as Commissioner of the Company since June 2011. He is also BUMA’s President Commissioner since June 2012, after serving as Commissioner of BUMA since 2009. Currently he also serves as Managing Director at Northstar Advisors Pte. Ltd. since 2006, and sits in the board of commissioners of several public companies. Previously, he served as Director in the Investment Banking division of PT Danareksa Sekuritas (2004-2006), a Consultant at Boston Consulting Group (1998-2004) and an Assistant Vice President for Equity Research at PT Lippo Securities - SBC Warburg (1995-1998). He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin, USA and Master’s Degree in Finance from the London Business School, UK.