Board of Directors


Garibaldi Thohir – President Director

An Indonesian citizen, 51 years old, born in Jakarta May 1st, 1965. Mr. Thohir earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Southern California in 1988 and was awarded an MBA from Northrop University, Los Angeles, United States of America in 1989.

Mr. Thohir is President Director of PT Adaro Energy Tbk, PT Alama Tri Abadi, PT Adaro Indonesia and Dianlia, President Commissioner of PT Jasapower Indonesia, PT Adaro Power, and Commissioner of PT Indonesia Bulk Terminal and a group of 7 CCOW companies in which Adaro holds a 25% JV interest with BHP Billiton ( IndoMet Coal Project) since 2010.

Mr. Thohir is also the President Director of PT Trinugraha Thohir, PT Allied Indo Coal, PT Padangbara Sukses Makmur and the President Commissioner of PT Trinugraha Food Industry, PT Wahana artha Harsaka and PT Wahana Artha Motorent, and is a Commissioner of PT Karunia Barito Sejahtera, PT Wahana Ottomitra Multiartha Tbk (WOM Finance). Mr. Thohir has served as President Director since September 2009, based on Deed of Minutes in the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders No. 2 dated September 9th, 2009 made before Etty Roswitha Moelia, SH., Notary in Jakarta.


Chander Vinod Laroya – Vice President Director

An Indian citizen, 67 years old, born in Philaur, India. Mr. Laroya has spent over 39 years working in Indonesia. Before his move to Indonesia, Mr. Laroya earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Punjab University, India, in 1971, and an MBA from the Birla Institute of Technology, India, in 1973. Having joined PT Indorama Synthetics Tbk in 1976, Mr. Laroya served as the CEO and Director of Indorama from 1978 to 2004.

In 2004, Mr. Laroya founded PT Akraya International, a Company focused on investing in companies and greenfield Projects in the energy, chemicals, and manufacturing sectors. In addition to currently serving as the President Director of PT Akraya International, Mr. Laroya also serves as a Director of PT Panca Amara Utama and PT Trinugraha Akraya Sejahtera, and as Commissioner of PT Akraya Clean Energy. Previously, he has served as the President Director of PT Makmur Sejahtera Wisesa (a subsidiary of PT Adaro Energy Tbk) from 2008 to 2009. Mr. Laroya has served as a Vice President Director of PT Surya Esa Perkasa Tbk since June 2016, based on Deed of Minutes in the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders No. 16 dated June 3rd, 2016 made before Aryanti Artisari, SH., M.Kn., Notary in Jakarta.


Ida Bagus Made Putra Jandhana – Business Development Director

An Indonesian citizen, 50 years old, born in Cimahi, West of Java Province on 8 January 1966. Mr. Jandhana graduated from Politeknik Mekanik Swiss – Institut Teknologi Bandung on 1987 and obtained his Bachelor Degree and Master Degree of Industrial Engineering from Oklahoma State University, respectively on 1991 and 1993.

Mr. Jandhana served as Director of Company since September 2009 based on Deed of Minutes of Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders No. 2, dated 9 September 2009 made before Etty Roswitha Moelia, SH., Notary at Jakarta and also has been the President Director of PT Putra Dharma Harmoteknik since 1996 and PT Ramaduta Teltaka since 1997.


Isenta Hioe – Finance Director

An Indonesian citizen, 46 years old, born in Malang, April 7th, 1970. Mr. Hioe earned his Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Finance from Oklahoma State University, US, in 1992, and an MBA from Oklahoma State University in 1994.

Mr Hioe began his career as an analyst in Deutsche Morgan Grenfell Securities in 1994, moving on to PT Bahana Securities as Associate Director, Investment Banking, in 1996. From 2001 to 2004, Mr. Hioe was the Senior Manager of Corporate Finance and Investment Banking at PT Pricewaterhouse Coopers Indonesia. Currently, he serves as a Director of PT Northstar Pacific Investments. Mr. Hioe has served as Finance Director since May 2006, based on Deed of General Meeting Statement No. 28, dated May 11, 2006, made before Esther Mercia Sulaiman, SH, Notary in Jakarta.


Mukesh Agrawal – Technical Director & Independent Director

An Indian citizen, 46 years old, born in Hardwar, India, on September 19th, 1969. Mr. Agrawal earned a Master of Science degree in Physics from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India, in 1990, and a Master’s of Technology from National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, India, in 1992.

Mr. Agrawal served as Deputy Chief Engineer in Grasim, Gwalior, India from 1993 to 1997. Prior to taking up his position in PT Surya Esa Perkasa Tbk (SEP), Mr. Agrawal served as the Chief Engineer of PT Indorama Technologies, from 1997 to 2002, before becoming General Manager, Engineering & Projects, at the Spun Yarns Division of PT Indorama Synthetics Tbk., from 2002 to 2010. He joined SEP as a Technical Advisor in 2010, and was appointed Technical Director in October 2010.

Mr. Agrawal has served as Technical Director since October 2011, based on Deed of General Meeting Statement No. 103 dated October 19th, 2011 made before Andalia Farida, SH., MH., Notary in Jakarta. Mr. Agrawal represented SEP as a keynote Speaker in 26th World LP Gas Conference & AEGPL 2013 Congress at Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, London.