Key Management Team |KENCANA AGRI
Mr. Albert Maknawi
Chief Executive Officer/Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Albert Maknawi was appointed as CEO with effect from 2018. He is also the COO and has held that position since 2011. He first joined the Group in 2004, as Technical Manager of PT Sawindo Kencana and was in charge of managing daily operations of mills and purchasing of plant and equipment. Since 2005, he has been a director of PT Listrindo Kencana and is responsible for the development and construction of our renewable biomass power plant operations. He has been a director of PT Belitung Energy ("BE") since 2006, where he is the founder and project leader responsible for the construction of our Belitung power plant. Mr. Albert Maknawi graduated in 2004 from the University of Melbourne, Australia with a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and a Bachelor of Commerce.
Mr. Hartono Jap
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Hartono Jap is responsible for treasury and cash flow management, finance and accounting, corporate finance, IT, tax compliance and financial reporting at our Group. His career started at American Express Bank (1995-1999), with last position as Manager Corporate Banking. He then moved to ABN AMRO (1999-2006), with last position as VP Chemicals and Healthcare Sector Banker before moving to UBS Singapore (2006-2008) as their Wealth Management Director. Next, he worked at Bank ICB Bumiputera Tbk (2009-2012) as their Business Banking Director before being given an additional role of Consumer Banking Director in 2011. He last worked at Intan Baruprana Finance Tbk (2012-2017) as President Director, where he succeeded to bring the company go public in December 2014 before finally joining our Group. He graduated with High Honors (Magna Cumme Laude) with a major in Finance for his BBA from the University of Texas at Austin in 1992 and his MBA in General Management from Boston University in 1995.
Mr. Ajis Chandra
Head of Bulking and Logistics
Mr. Ajis Chandra is in charge of managing the bulking and logistics services of our operations. He is also currently the President Director of PT Indotrust and PT Pelayaran Asia Marine. He was previously with the Lippo Group for about 11 years, holding various positions in Indonesia, Malaysia and Vietnam. Mr. Chandra obtained a Bachelor of Commerce in 1987 and two Masters Degrees in Accountancy and Commerce in 1988 and 1989 respectively, from the University of Wollongong, Australia.
Mr. Phillip Lim
Mr. Phillip Lim joined our group in December 2012 as Financial Controller and is responsible for the Group's financial and accounting matters. Prior to joining the group, Mr Lim has been the Financial Controller of various MNCs for more than 10 years during which his tenure included postings to Argentina, Kazakhstan and China covering areas of financial and management reporting, ERP system implementation and setting up of companies overseas. Mr. Lim graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Accountancy degree in 1990. He is currently a nonpractising member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.