Mr. Setyono Djuandi Darmono is the President Commissioner of the Company, and is one of the founders. He started as the Managing Director/CEO of the Company in 1989, Vice President Director in 1994,Commissioner in 1996 and President Director/CEO in 2000 until 2015. Prior to founding PT Jababeka, he was President Director and founder of PT Permada Binangun Jaya, a residential estate developer in South of Jakarta. He was senior manager of ICI (Imperial Chemical Industries), a world leading chemical company until 1981, served 3 years in the United Kingdom as Market Manager and returned to Indonesia as the Head of Textile Dyes Operation for PT Galic Bina Mada until 1990. He completed his study as textile engineering at Bandung Textile Academy (Berdikari) in 1970. He was the 2004 award recipient for Ernst and Young Best Entrepreneur in Manufacturing Industry, 2005 CNBC CEO Choice of the Year in Indonesia and Indonesia’s Choice CEO of the Year in 2005 by the Indonesia Business Leader Award. He also currently serves as advisor to the board of the Indonesia Australia Business Council (IABC), Chairman of PATA (Pacific Asia Travel Association) Indonesia Chapter, Chairman and founder of PT Pembangunan Kota Tua Jakarta (Jakarta Old Town Revitalization Corporation/JOTRC) and is the author of several books, the most recent titled Building a Ship while Sailing. Mr. Setyono Djuandi Darmono is the father of Mr. Sutedja Sidarta Darmono, a member of our Board of Directors.
Board of Commissioners
Subsequently from 1997 to 2012, Mr. Rahardja served as Vice President Director of Jababeka. Mr. Rahardja also served concurrently as the Vice President Commissioner of Banten West Java Tourism Development from 1994 to 2006. Since 2012, he has been an active Commissioner of PT Jababeka Tbk
Mr. Ruru has served as Vice President Commissioner of PT Jababeka Tbk. since 2006. In his long and distinguished career he was Chairman of the Capital Market Supervisory Agency from 1993 until 1995, Director General of State Owned Enterprises for the Ministry of Finance from 1995 until 1998, Chairman of the Jakarta Initiative Force until 2003 and Secretary for the Ministry of State Owned Enterprises until 2004.
Mr. Gan was appointed as a Commissioner of PT Jababeka Tbk. in 2013. He was previously President Director of PT Sumber Sarana Baja Utama. Prior to that, he held the positions of President Director and Commissioner of various steel armor and mining companies such as PT Multi Artha BaraMega, PT Cahaya Triwiriana, and PT Tradindo Resources. In addition, he is currently a Director of PT Sumber Mas Mekar Raya, a position he has held since 1985.
Mr. Ketut was appointed as a Commissioner of PT Jababeka Tbk. in 2015. He concurrently serves as President Director of PT Lippo Karawaci Tbk., President Commissioner of PT Gowa Makassar Tourism Development Tbk., President Commissioner of PT Lippo Cikarang Tbk., and Non Executive Director of Bowspirit Capital Corporation Limited, Singapore.