Mr. Roebianto is the Group’s Chief Operating Officer. He joined the Group in 2003 as General Manager in the engineering division of Bumitama Gunajaya Agro (“BGA”). He oversees and controls the Group’s overall operational activities, including the plantation, engineering and human resource departments.
Mr. Roebianto started his career as a Field Superintendent in the Planning Engineering Department of Indo Plywood (Salim Group) in 1982 and was subsequently promoted to various managerial positions within the Salim Group during his tenure with them. Mr. Roebianto left the Salim Group in 1999 and was appointed Director at Chua Sea Joo Plywood Industry Sdn Bhd, Malaysia from 1999 to 2003. He also spent four months in 2003 as General Manager in PT Tirta Mahakam Resources Tbk. prior to joining BGA.
Mr. Roebianto obtained his Bachelor of Civil Engineering degree in 1982 from the Christian University of Indonesia.
Sie Eddy Kurniawan
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Sie Eddy Kurniawan is the Group’s Chief Financial Officer. He joined the Group in 2013 and is responsible for the Group’s finance, accounting, and ICT department.
He started his career in 1994 as a financial auditor with Arthur Andersen and left as a senior auditor in 1996 to join the financial advisory services of PricewaterhouseCoopers where he rose to become Associate Director. In 2005, he was recruited by Sampoerna Strategic Group as Business Development Executive and in 2007, he was appointed Chief Financial Officer of PT Sampoerna Agro Tbk., a plantation company listed on the Indonesian Stock Exchange.
Mr. Eddy obtained his Bachelor of Economics degree in 1994 from Parahyangan Catholic University.
Lim Sian Choo
Chief Sustainability Officer
Ms. Lim Sian Choo is the Group’s Chief Sustainability Officer. She joined the Group in 2011 as the Group Head of Corporate Secretarial Services and Corporate Social Responsibility. Since 2013, she has been actively working together with various stakeholders, including the RSPO on various initiatives. Ms. Lim Sian Choo has been an active member of the RSPO standing committee, working groups and task force and is also a member of the Complaints Panel.
Ms. Lim Sian Choo started her career in 1982, and as a chartered accountant was involved in the accounts and finance departments of various businesses. She joined the Hong Leong Group of Malaysia in 1991, where she held various appointments, such as Operations Manager and Group Financial Controller, before joining Bumitama in 2011. In January 2009, Ms. Lim Sian Choo was also appointed as a non-executive director and a member of the Audit Committee of Southern Steel Berhad. She stepped down from both of these positions at the end of 2009.
Ms. Lim Sian Choo obtained her Bachelor of Commerce and Administration degree in 1981 from Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand. She is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.