Company Overview

The Company has two major Indonesian company shareholders, which are PT Saratoga Investama Sedaya Tbk and PT Provident Capital Indonesia. 

Edwin Soeryadjaya

Edwin Soeryadjaya

President Commissioner

Indonesian  nationality,  68,  appointed  as President Commissioner  of  the  Company  in  June  2016,  having been  a  Vice  President  Commissioner  of  the  Company from 2014. He is one of Indonesia’s leading businessmen with  a  solid  track  record  in  automotive,  coal  mining, plantation,  banking,  and  the  retail  industry,  having served  for  15  years  with Astra  International, one of Indonesia’s largest diversified conglomerates founded by his father arguably Indonesia’s,  with  the last position of Vice President Director.

In 1993, he founded the Company which focuses on three pillars i.e. Natural Resources, Infrastructure and Consumer Products. In 1995, under a KSO scheme designed by the Government of Indonesia in cooperation with the World Bank, Mr. Soeryadjaya successfully led Ariawest team to win a 15-year KSO worth of ±USD900,000,000.

He currently serves as the President Commissioner of PT Saratoga Investama Sedaya Tbk, PT Adaro Energy Tbk. (coal & energy), and PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk. (telecommunication towers. He is also being the Vice President Commissioner of PT Merdeka Copper Gold Tbk. (gold and copper mining), as well as the Chairman (Non-Executive) in Interra Resources Limited (oil and gas). A long-time proponent of education, he remains active in the community through his roles as co-founder of the William Soeryadjaya Foundation and is the member of the Board of Trustees of Ora Et Labora Foundation.

He was awarded as Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year in 2010.

He  earned  a  Bachelor’s  degree  in  Business Administration  from  the  University  of  Southern California, USA, in 1974.