Appointed as Independent Commissioner of Indika Energy in 2015, after previously serving as Independent Commissioner from March 2008 to June 2012. Chatib Basri was the Minister of Finance of Republic of Indonesia from May 2013 to October 2014 and Chairman of Indonesia’s Investment Coordinating Board from June 2012 to October 2013.
He is also a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Economics, University Indonesia, and Senior Fellow of Harvard Kennedy School. He was the member of the Asia Pacific Regional Advisory Group of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) from 2010 to 2012.
He earned his Bachelor degree in Economics from University of Indonesia in 1992, then awarded a Master of Economic Development and Ph.D in Economics from Australian National University in 1996 and 2001 respectively.