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Eddie J. Subari - President Commissioner


Eddie Junianto Subari graduated from the University of Indonesia, Faculty of Economics, majoring in Accounting. He started his career as accountant, auditor and in the field of Capital Markets from 1984 to 1997. He joined the Bakrie Group in 1997 and served several positions, such as the Head of Corporate Finance in PT Bakrie Capital Indonesia, a Commissioner of PT Bumi Modern (now PT Bumi Resources Tbk) in 1997, as Director of PT Arutmin Indonesia from 2001 to 2007 and Director of PT Kaltim Prima Coal from 2003 to 2007. He has also been serving as a Director of Gallo Oil from 2000 to present.


Mr Subari was appointed as Director of PT Bumi Resources Tbk in 2000 to 2012 and reappointed in 2013 to 2015. In 2013 he was also appointed as President Director of PT Pendopo Energi Batubara (PEB). On 13 August 2015, he was appointed as President Commissioner of PT Bumi Resources Tbk.


An Indonesian citizen, he was born in Surabaya, June 21, 1956.



Nalinkant A. Rathod - Commissioner


Nalinkant A. Rathod has served as the Company’s Commissioner since 2001. He had 25 years of career with Bakrie Group Indonesia in various capacities and held various senior positions. Currently he is President Commissioner of PT Kaltim Prima Coal and PT Arutmin Indonesia, both are the biggest exporters of thermal coal in Indonesia. Both mines are a joint venture (70:30) between PT Bumi Resources Tbk, Indonesia, and Tata Power Ltd., India. He was appointed CEO of Bumi Plc on January 2012 and resigned as Commissioner from of all non-coal companies operating in Bakrie Group and served in London to review the operation of Bumi plc. He resigned in August 2013 and resumed his duty in Indonesia.


Currently he is Managing Director of Capital Managers Asia Pte. Ltd, Singapore, a financial advisory company operating in Asia. He was appointed Commissioner of PT Bumi Resources Tbk, PT Bakrie Telecom Tbk, and PT Energi Mega Persada Tbk. These companies are under the Bakrie Group. He was a successful businessman in his field and a cross-cultural negotiator as well as an experienced dealmaker. He is also socially active and is currently the President of India Club, Jakarta, Indonesia, and has recently been appointed as the Chairman of the Committee of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Indonesia.


He obtained a Bachelor of Commerce from Andhara University, India in 1970 and Chartered Accountants of India in 1976. An Indian citizen, he was born in Rajahmundry, India on 12 May 1950.

Anton Setianto Soedarsono - Commissioner


Anton Setianto Soedarsono serves as the Company’s Commissioner since 2009. He began his career with Pertamina in 1966-1981. In the last 5 years of his tenure at Pertamina, he served as Deputy General Manager of the Foreign/ Export Marketing for Crude Oil and Petroleum Products. After his duty in Pertamina, he became an independent consultant for oil and gas companies and international oil business. He declared an idea that was implemented to sell the Indonesian crude oil at a premium price in 1979.


In 1985, he joined Unocal and served in the Representative office of Unocal in Jakarta, Indonesia. During 10 years of his career, he has attended several oil industry conferences in the US, United Kingdom and Singapore. He was the first Vice President of Unocal Indonesia. In 1994-1998, he was CEO and President Director of Bakrie Investindo and Vice President Commissioner of PT Bakrie Capital Indonesia in 1998-1999.


He graduated from Yokohama National University, Japan in 1966.


An Indonesian citizen, he was born in Bandung on 22 November 1940.

Kanaka Puradiredja - Independent Commissioner


Mr. Kanaka Puradiredja, aged 72, Indonesian citizen, born in Bandung on December 8, 1944. He currently serves as chairman of Certification Board of Indonesia Audit Committee Institute (since August 2016), Member of National Committee for Corporate Governance Policy (KNKG) (since October 2016), Member of Honorary Board of Association of Risk Management Professionals (PRIMA), Chairman of Executive Board of Indonesian Institute of Commissioners and Directors (LKDI) and Chairman of Team of Formulation of National Governance Policy.


He is the founder of Public Accountant Office Kanaka Puradiredja & Suhartono and served as Senior Partner (2000-2007). He is also one of the founders of KPMG Indonesia with the last position as Chairman (1999). He had served as Chairman of the Honorary Board of the Indonesian Institute of Accountants (2002-2010) and Chairman of the Honorary Board of the Indonesian Audit Committee (until 2016). He holds a Bachelor degree in economics majoring in accounting from Padjadjaran University, Bandung (1971). He is Chartered Member at LKDI, Chartered Accountant, as well as certified Risk Management Professional and Practitioner of Audit Committee.

Y.A. Didik Cahyanto - Independent Commissioner


Mr. Y.A. Didik Cahyanto, aged 50, Indonesian citizen, born in Surabaya on April 15, 1967. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the Faculty of Economics of the University of Indonesia (1986-1993) and a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Indonesia (2000-2003).


Mr. Y.A. Didik Cahyanto had served as directors and commissioners in a number of companies, among others, as commissioners at PT Bank Pundi Tbk (2014-2016), PT Capitalinc Finance (2014-2015) and as President Director of PT Berau Coal (2010) and PT Recapital Asset Management (2000-2009). He currently serves as Director of PT Recapital Advisors and Commissioner of PT. IPMI International Indonesia.

Jinping Ma - Commissioner


Mr. Jinping Ma, aged 53, Chinese citizen, born in China on October 27, 1963. He has a very deep knowledge of HSE (Health, Safety and Environment) and new development business, and is well experienced in mining industry and has successfully led the development, construction and production of several key mines worldwide. He earned a master’s degree in Metal Material Science from Central Iron & Steel Research Institute dan Beijing Institute of Technology.


Mr. Jinping Ma is also well connected in both Chinese and international markets in this industry. He successfully led the construction and production of Chambishi Copper Mine and served as Vice President at NFC Africa Mining Plc (Zambia) in 1998-2003 and as President at China Nonferrous Metal Intl Mining Co in 2003-2005.

Benjamin Bao - Commissioner


Mr. Benjamin Bao, aged 49, Chinese citizen, born in China on January 28, 1968. Since 2015, Mr. Bao has been overseeing investment projects in infrastructure, energy, oil and gas, minerals, and related investment funds at CIC Capital Corporation. Prior to that, he managed North American fund investments and private credit market investments in the Private Equity Department at China Investment Corporation.


Previously, he was with HSBC, where he started in the Global Investment Banking Division at HSBC China, then served as Director of the China Transportation team, Manager of HSBC Northern China Area, and Vice President of HSBC’s Beijing branch. Before HSBC, he was with the Export-Import Bank of China, where he was head of the Export Credit Department, working on export credit project reviews and credit management. During his tenure there, Mr. Bao led and engaged in almost 100 financing projects on export credit. He started his career with China Construction Bank, focusing on feasibility assessment of infrastructure projects. Mr. Bao graduated from Shanghai Jiaotong University.

Thomas M. Kearney - Commissioner


Mr. Thomas M.Kearney, aged 52, Irish Citizen, born in Boynton Beach, the United States of America on April 23, 1965. He holds a Bachelor Degree cum laude in Slavic languages and literatures from Harvard College in 1983-1987 and holds a Master’s of Arts degree in International trade and economics from Johns Hopkins University in 1989-1991.


Mr. Thomas M. Kearney has held several key positions for a number of world-class companies, among others: Executive Director in Enron Europe Limited in 1998-2001 and as Partner and Vice President in London & Newyork-based Herakles Capital in 2001-2003. In 2003-2009, he served as Commercial Director di BISICHI MINING PLC di London, and as CEO of Africa Commodities Group (A member of the Noble Group) in 2009-2010. Since 2011 –present, he served as founder and managing Director of T.M. KEARNEY & Company Limited, an international energy industry advisory and commodity-broking firm.

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