PT Bukit Asam Tbk has a long history in national coal mining industry.

The Company operations commenced as Air Laya Mine began operating in Tanjung Enim in 1919 with the Dutch Colonial Government as the operator. At the time, the mining activities were conducted by an open pit mining method.

Holding Structure

Board of Commissioners


Agus Suhartono

President Commissioner / Independent Commissioner

Appointed as Commissioner since the EGM on October 10, 2013 with an educational background in Lemhanas (2003), Sesko TNI (1999), Seskoal (1994) and Akademi Angkatan Laut (1978).

Before serving as President Commissioner of PT Bukit Asam (Persero) Tbk, figure who was born in Blitar August 25, 1955, has served as TNI commander period of 2010 to 2013. Previously several important positions also being held, such as the Chief of Naval Staff (Navy Chief) in the year 2010 and became Inspector General of the Department of Defense.


Soenggoel Pardamean Sitorus

Independent Commissioner

Soenggoel Pardamean Sitorus was born in Tarutung, North Sumatra, March 7, 1945.

He attended Jumpmaster education in 1974 and Jumpmaster, Pathfinder & Air Ground Operations System and The Transportation by the Mobile Training Team Program (MTT-US) in 1975. In 1979 he attended the Infantry Officer (Suslapa Inf) Advanced Course and he studied at Army Staff School and Commander (Seskoad) in 1985.

Career history as Former TNI Brigadier General and Commissioner of PT Adimitra Baratama Nusantara. The legal basis for the appointment as Independent Commissioner of PT Bukit Asam Tbk is the decision of the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (EGM) on December 28, 2018.


Jhoni Ginting


Jhoni Ginting was born in Medan, North Sumatra, June 12, 1961.

He studied S1 in Law and continued his Masters in Law at Airlangga University.

Career history as Inspector General of the Ministry of Law and Human Rights (2018), Deputy III for Law and Human Rights at the Coordinating Minister for Law and Human Rights (2015), Director of Economic and Monetary Affairs at the Deputy Attorney General for Intelligence at the Attorney General Office of Republic Indonesia (2013), and Head of High Attorney’s Office in South Sumatera (2012 )


Robert Heri


Appointed Commisioner since May 2012, concurrently Head of Mining and Energy Sector of South Sumatera provice since year 2010 - now.

Holds a degree in Engineering of Geology from University of Pakuan Bogor (1991) and Magister Manajemen from University of Binadarma Palembang (2008). A Holder of 10 years dedication loyalty from The President of Republic of Indonesia, his previous posts include candidate of civil servant (1993), Head of division of Governance of South Sumatera Regional Office, President Director of Regional-Owned Company named PT. Petromuba, Head of Mining and Energy Office of Musi Banyu Asin Region (2008) and Head of Mining and Energy Office of South Sumatera Province since year 2010 - now.


Taufik Madjid


Taufik Madjid was born in Ngofakiaha, North Maluku, January 1, 1971

He studied S1 in Government Science at Sam Ratulangi University and continued his education in Social Development Management at University of Indonesia.

Career as Director of Community Empowerment in Ministry of Village, Development of Disadvantaged Regions and Transmigration of Republic Indonesia.


Heru Setyobudi Suprayogo


Appointed as Commissioner of the Company at the AGM on April 20, 2017

Currently serving as Plt. Expert Staff for Natural Resources and Environment, State Intelligence Agency. Education S-1 Social Economics Universitas Brawijaya (1982), S2 Management of Jagakarsa High School of Economics (2005), and Lemhanas (2009).



Arviyan Arifin

President Director

Before being appointed as The president Director of PT Bukit Asam (Persero),Tbk for the period of 2016-2021. Arviyan Arifin has gained extensive experience in Banking and Finance.
He started his career in PT.United Tractor and Bank Duta. He was then moved to PT.Bank Muamalat Indonesia,Tbk and held various important positions over a period of 23 years. After successfully served as Business Directors for 10 years (1999-2009), he was then appointed as the CEO of the Bank for the period of 2009-2014.

He Was born in Padang 1964, Arviyan was graduated from Industrial Engineering- Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB).


Fuad Iskandar Zulkarnain Fachroeddin

Director of Business Development

Prior to appointment as Business Development Director of PT Bukit Asam (Persero) Tbk or PTBA, the man who was born in Palembang, March 28, 1966 lead in strategic business transformation of both commercial and corporation level, including as Head of Business Development Division of PT MRT Jakarta, Corporate Services Director of PT Indosat Mega Media as well as Managing Director / CEO of Indosat Singapore Pte Ltd.

Graduated from Industrial Engineering-ITI and MBA from Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB), he was also served in various position in Indosat Group in the area of Business Development, Product Management, Strategic Marketing, Regional Office Operations as well as Corporate Communications.


Mega Satria

Director of Finance

Mega Satria has been serving PT Bukit Asam Tbk as the Finance Director since April 11, 2018 up to now based on the decision of Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, PT Bukit Asam Tbk. He was born in Pekanbaru, October 23, 1977. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Wichita State University - USA in Business Administration (1998) and obtained Master of Business Administration from Loyola University of Chicago – USA in 1999.

Began his career as Treasury Finance Head of HSBC Jakarta from 1999-2000. Then he appointed as Assistant Vice President Asset Product Manager of ABN-Amro Bank (2000-2004), Head of Shari’ah Business Development & Sales Distribution in Bank Danamon Indonesia (2004-2006), Head of Country Sales & Business Development in Deutsche Bank (2006-2008), Executive Vice President - Business Development & National Distribution Financial Service Group of Sampoerna Strategic (2008-20012). Later he played various key positions as Corporate Treasurer in PT Garuda Indonesia (Persero) Tbk (2012-2015), Abacus Distribution System Indonesia 2013-2015 (Garuda Indonesia’s subsidiary), Chief Financial Officer of PT Citilink Indonesia (2015-2017), PT Pengembang Pelabuhan Indonesia (April, 2017- April, 2018) where his latest position was the Director of Finance and Human Capital.


Suryo Eko Hadianto

Director of Operation and Production

Born in Sleman, 22 April 1966, he such an alumnus who returned to his almamater. Before assuming the position of Director of Business Development of PT Bukit Asam (Persero) Tbk or PTBA, the figure who earned bachelor's degree in Mathematics University of Gajah Mada and master's degree in Production Management University Mercubuana had a chance to take part in PTBA as Senior Manager of Analysis, Evaluation and Optimization of Production, Senior Manager of Planning Corporate, and Senior Manager of Corporate Development. Subsequently, he worked as Director of PT International Prima Coal, until finally returning to PTBA.


Joko Pramono

Director of Human Resources

Track record of this person who was born in Klaten, June 9, 1969 was quite a hit in PT Bukit Asam (Persero) Tbk or PTBA. Before being appointed as the Director of Production, the figure who earned bachelor's degree in Mining Engineering from UPN Veteran Yogyakarta had served as Mine Development Planning, Manager Corporation Action and Secretary of the Company.


Adib Ubaidillah

Director of Commerce

Born in Palembang 10 Juni 1968, earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Economy Faculty at Sjakhyakitri University (2006), and Master’s Degree in Management from Economy Faculty of Sriwijaya University (2011). Started his career at PTBA since 1992 and has assigned as Accounting Manajer of PTBA (2007-2011), Funding and Accounting Senior Manager of PTBA (2011-2014), Coal Sales and Marketing Senior Manager of PTBA (2014-2016), President Director PT Bukit Asam Prima (Januari 2016-April 2016), Corporate Secretary since April 2016 – October 2017, General Manager of Commerce PTBA (2017), and eventually served as Director of Commerce of PTBA since November 2017.


Data: per July 2019