Profile of Board of Directors
Indian citizen; born in India, domiciled in Jakarta (age 53). He was appointed as President Director at the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders on 27 November 2014, effective 1 December 2014.
He joined Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) in 1989. His previous senior posts at HUL include Executive Director for the Home and Personal Care Business (2012), and Director, Customer Development (2008). He graduated with a B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai (1986) and was awarded an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad (1989).
Indonesian citizen, born and live in Jakarta. Arif has joined Unilever Indonesia since 1996 started as Management Trainee. He was appointed as Director by the Extraordinary Meeting of Shareholders on November 20, 2019 and now serving as Finance Director.
His previous senior posts in Unilever include Commercial Director for Personal Care (2002-2003), Commercial Director for Sales Division (2003-2005), Corporate Controller (2009-2012) in Unilever Indonesia, Category Oral & Marketing Finance Director in Unilever Plc, London, UK (2005-2009), Global Market Strategy Director in Unilever Asia Private Ltd Singapore (2012-2015), National Finance Director in Unilever Malaysia Holding Bhd (2015-2016), dan Chief Financial Officer in Unilever Philippines (2016-2019). He holds Bachelor’s degree in Social Science from Banking International Finance for Cass Business School, City University, London.
Dutch citizen, born in Amsterdam. Joined Unilever in 2003. Appointed as Director by Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders on 27th of April 2017, serving as the Refreshment Director. Previous senior posts include Managing Director Ben & Jerry’s Europe based in the UK, Global Marketing and Strategy Manager Beverages based at UL Headquarter in Rotterdam, Brand-category manager Foods Netherlands. He holds a Master degree in Economics (with honours) from the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
Personal Care Director
Indonesian citizen, born in Jakarta, domiciled in Jakarta (age 47). Ira Noviarti was appointed as a Director by the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders on 18 October 2017, and is currently the Personal Care Director. Her previous senior posts include Managing Director for Unilever Foods Solutions South East Asia (2015-2017), and Vice President of Ice Cream, Media and Consumer Market Insight at PT Unilever Indonesia Tbk (2010-2015). She holds a degree in Economics from the University of Indonesia (1995), majoring in Financial Accounting.
Enny Hartati Sampurno
Customer Development Director
Indonesia citizen, born in Rembang, Central Java, domiciled in Jakarta (age 48). She joined Unilever Indonesia in 1991 and was appointed as a Director by the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders on 8 December 2011.
She has served as Customer Development Director since January 2016. Her previous senior posts with the Company include Human Resource Director (until 31 December 2015), General Manager, Supply Planning (2009-2011); Commercial Manager, HPC (2008-2009); Commercial Manager, Customer Development (2006-2008); Senior Finance Business Partner (2006); and Commercial Manager, Customer Care (2005-2006). She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy from Parahyangan University, 1991.
Human Resources Director
Indonesian citizen, born in Bandung, West Java, domiciled in Tangerang (age 47). He joined Unilever Indonesia in 1995 and was appointed as a Director by the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders on 15 December 2015, effective 1 January 2016, and has served as Director, Human Resources since that date.
His previous senior posts at Unilever include Head of HR for Marketing and Sales at PT Unilever Indonesia Tbk (2011-2015), (Acting) Head of HR at Unilever Australia and New Zealand (2015), HR Director Marketing & R&D South East Asia (2009-2011), HR Director Leadership Supply & Organisation Effectiveness, AACEE (Asia Africa Middle East, Eastern Europe Region) (2007-2009), and Indonesia & Philippines Reward Director (2005-2006). He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Social and Political Sciences from Padjadjaran University (1989-1994) and a Master of Arts in Human Resources Management, University of Leeds, UK (1996-1997).
Indonesian citizen, born in Serang, Banten, domiciled in Tangerang (age 43). She was appointed as a Director at the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders on 30 August 2016, effective 1 September 2016 and has served as Director, Foods since that date.
She joined Unilever Indonesia in 1997 and her previous senior posts in the Company include Global Brand Director, Pepsodent since 2014 until 2016, leading innovations, marketing mix creation, business development and strategy in Southeast Asia, South Asia, Middle East and Africa; Regional Brand Director for Oral Care Southeast Asia (2013-2014); Hair Care Indonesia Marketing Director (2010-2013), and Oral Care Indonesia Marketing Director (2006-2010).
She graduated from Bogor Agricultural Institute at 1997, and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Food Technology and Nutrition.
Home Care Director
Veronika Utami was appointed as Director by the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 21, 2019. She is now serves as Home Care Director.
Supply Chain Director
Indonesian citizen born in Bandung, West Java and domiciled in Jakarta. He was appointed as Director by the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders in November 20, 2019 and now serving as Supply Chain Director.
Before joining Unilever Indonesia, Rizki has been working at Danone Indonesia since August 2016 and his last position was Operations Director. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from Universitas Indonesia (1990), Master of Business Administration from Monash University Melbourne and Master in Management from IPMI Jakarta (2001), and Master of Philosophy from Maastricht School of Management, Netherlands (2007).
Governance & Corporate Affairs Director and Corporate Secretary
Indonesian citizen, born in Yogyakarta, domiciled in Jakarta (age 53). He was appointed as a Director by the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on 29 May 2012. He also serves as Corporate Secretary since January 2010. He joined Unilever Indonesia in 1990, and currently serves as Governance and Corporate Affairs Director and Corporate Secretary.
His previous senior posts in the Company include General Manager External Relations & Corp. Secretary (2009-2012), Financial Controller (2006-2009); Group Audit Manager (2005-2006); Commercial Manager, Home Care (2003-2004); Commercial Director, PT Kimberly-Lever Indonesia (2000-2003); and International Project Manager, Ice Cream Take Home Innovation Centre, Unilever Europe, UK (1999). He is currently the Chairman of Indonesian Advertising Council Presidium, Chairman of APPINA (Association of Indonesian Advertising Companies), Secretary General of APJP (Association of Corporate Priority Line) and Secretary General of PERKOSMI (Indonesian Cosmetics Association).
He graduated from Gadjah Mada University with a degree in Accountancy (1988), and holds a Master’s degree in Management from IPMI (1996) and an MBA from Mt. Eliza Business School, Monash University, Australia (1997).
Digital Transformation Director
She was appointed as Director by the Annual General Meeting of Shareholder on May 21, 2019 and now serves as Digital Transformation Director.