Age 54, Indonesian citizen, appointed as Independent Commissioner of Indika Energy since April 2015, reappointed for a second term based on Deed Number 60 dated 27 April 2015, after previously serving as Independent Commissioner from March 2008 to June 2012. He also Chairman of Human Capital Committee of Indika Energy based on Board of Commissioners Decree No. 005/ IE/BOC/DEC/VI/2018 and member of Project & Investment Committee of Indika Energy as referred to Board of Commissioners Decree No.006/IE/BOC/DEC/VI/2018. He is also President Commissioner of PT XL Axiata Tbk. (since March 2017), President Commissioner of Indonesia Infrastructure Finance (since 2015), Independent Non- Executive Director of Axiata Group Berhad, Malaysia (since 2015) and Independent Commissioner of PT Astra International Tbk. (since 2015), and an Advisor in Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation.
Bapak M. Chatib Basri was Minister of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia (2013-2014), Chairman of Investment Coordinating Board of the Republic of Indonesia (2012- 2013), Vice Chairman of the National Economic Committee of the Republic of Indonesia (2010-2012), Special Advisor to the Minister of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia (2006-2010), Deputy Minister of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia for G-20 (2006 – 2010) and Advisor to the Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia (2004-2005).
Bapak M. Chatib Basri is a member of the World Bank Advisory Council on Gender and Development, and Chairman of the Advisory Board at Mandiri Institute. He is the Thee Kian Wie visiting Professor at Australian National University, and is also a Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia. He was a Senior Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School, United States (2015-2016) and a member of the Asia Pacific Regional Advisory Group of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) (2010-2012).
He earned his Bachelor degree in Economics from the Faculty of Economics of University of Indonesia in 1992, then earned a Master of Economic Development and Ph.D in Economics from Australian National University in 1996 and 2001 respectively.