Agus D.W. Martowardojo, Governor
Agus D.W. Martowardojo was born in the Netherlands in 1956. He is a graduate
of economics at the University of Indonesia and deepened his knowledge further
through various programs at the State University of New York, Harvard Business
School, Stanford University, and Wharton Executive Education.
Agus D.W. Martowardojo’s career began in the banking industry
at the Bank of America and then Bank Niaga in 1986. In 1995, he was appointed
Managing Director of Bank Bumiputera and in 1998 as the Managing Director of
Bank Ekspor Impor Indonesia. From 1999-2002, he served as the Managing Director
of Bank Mandiri. In October 2002, after working as an advisor to the Chairman of
IBRA (The Indonesian Bank Restructuring Agency), he was installed as the
Managing Director of Bank Permata. From May 2005 until May 2010 Agus D.W.
Martowardojo led Bank Mandiri as its Managing Director.
Agus D.W. Martowardojo won, among others, Indonesia’s Best
Executive in 2009 from Asiamoney, The Indonesian Banker Leadership Achievement
Award 2010 from The Asian Banker, and was chosen as Finance Minister of the Year
2012 on a global and Asia-Pacific level for The Banker in February 2012.
Prior to his selection as the Governor of Bank Indonesia, Agus
D.W. Martowardojo was the Minister of Finance of the Republic of Indonesia as of
20th May 2010. Subsequently, pursuant to Presidential Decree No. 45/P, 2013,
Agus D.W. Martowardojo was sworn in as the Governor of Bank Indonesia on 24th
May 2013. Agus D.W. Martowardojo’s tenure as Governor of Bank Indonesia will run
for the period from 2013 – 2018.