54 years old. He began his management career at PT Indonesia Farming as General Manager (1994-1997), Director of PT Sierah Produce Tbk. (1997-2006), President Director PT Humpuss (2006-2009), CEO and Deputy President Director of PT Sierad Produce Tbk. (2009-2014) and Managing Director of PT Sierad Produce Tbk. (2014-2016).
On July 27, 2016, he was assigned to become the Minister for the Development of Villages, Disadvantaged Regions and Transmigration until the end of the Cabinet of Work Cabinet period on October 2019.
He completed Diploma Education in Electronic Engineering at the University of Indonesia Polytechnic, Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering at the University of Kentucky and an MBA at the Indonesian Institute of Management Development.