Management Team Indonesia

Supported and supervised by the Group Management Team, the management team of Bina Artha is responsible for the daily management of the operations in Indonesia.

Christian Banno – Director and Chief Executive Officer

Christian is the Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Indonesian entity of the Group, Bina Artha. He joined CreditAccess Asia in 2008 as Chief Investment Officer Asia and was later responsible for the operations of the company in India. After playing a key role in the set-up of Bina Artha, he became the CEO of this entity in January 2012.  Before joining CreditAccess, Christian worked for one of the leading microfinance rating agencies as the Regional Manager for Asia. Christian holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics and Commerce from the University of Verona and a Master Degree (with distinction) in Social Change and Development from the University of Wollongong, Australia.

Budhi Siswoadji – Director & Chief Operating Officer

Budhi joined Bina Artha from its start in 2012. Prior to joining the company, Budhi was the Head of Strategic Partnerships at the Indonesian microfinance institution Sampoerna Microfinance. Other previous positions include; Rating Manager at the Indonesian Microfinance Association and Head Asset and Investment Management at PNM, a state-owned microfinance institution. In addition he held management positions at several commercial banks. Budhi holds a Bachelor Degree in Economics from the Catholic Parahyangan University, Bandung, as well as a Post-Graduate Degree in Finance from Pelita Harapan University, Jakarta.

Jaya Fatwa – Chief Human Resource Officer

Jaya is the Chief Human Resource Officer at Bina Artha. Jaya has over 15 years of experience in Human Resource Management in Indonesia. Prior to joining Bina Artha, he was Assistant Manager at Grant Thornton, HR Consultant for the Hays Group and Assistant Vice President HR at Bank Mandiri, Indonesia’s largest bank. Jaya holds a Bachelor Degree in electronic engineering from the Bandung Institute of Technology, as well as a Master Degree in Engineering Business Management from the University of Warwick, UK.

Febri Norman Rozani – Head of IT

Febri is the Head of IT at Bina Artha. Febri has extensive experience in IT positions in the financial industry. He previously worked as an IT manager and unit head in the Indonesian Bank Danamon, the fifth largest bank in Indonesia.  Prior to joining Bina Artha, Febri was Head of IT at the microfinance wholesale bank Bank Andara. Febri is an alumnus of Depok’s Gunadarma University with a Bachelor in Information Systems.

Neksi Triwidiyanti – Head of Business Support

Neksi is the Head of Business Support at Bina Artha, responsible for ensuring adherence to policies and for the set-up of new branches. She has over 15 years of experience in the microfinance industry. Prior to joining Bina Artha, Neksi served as the Micro and SME Development Consultant at the Bank of Indonesia, the country’s Central Bank.  Before that she was the Manager of the Siti Khadijah Foundation, a microfinance program based on the Grameen Bank principles. Neksi holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture from Universitas Pembangunan Nasional Veteran and a Masters in Development Management from the Asia Institute of Management in the Philippines.

Surya Agung Meranga – Head of the Central Processing Unit

Agung is Head of the Central Processing Unit at Bina Artha. He oversees data collection from the branches and the head office and also supervises the verification of the quality of data. He began his microfinance career at the American NGO Mercy Corps in 2002, where he worked as a Microfinance Program Officer and later as the Finance and Operation Specialist. Before working at Bina Artha, Agung served as the Senior Financial Operations Analyst at the Indonesian Microfinance Association. Agung holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the Satya Wacana Christian University in Central Java.

Ison Satriyo – Head of Individual Lending

Ison is the Head of Bina Artha’s individual lending division. Ison has over 15 years of experience in the financial services industry.  After starting his career at Bank Bali, Ison worked as a Team Leader and Sales Specialist for Permata Bank, one of the top-ten banks in Indonesia. Prior to joining Bina Artha, he was Manager of the Micro Individual Lending department at Sahabat Bank, which is part of a medium-sized Indonesian banking group. Ison is an Economics graduate of Yogyakarta’s Gadjah Mada University.

Dewi Sekarasih – Head of Organization Development

Sekar is the Organization Development Head at Bina Artha. Prior to joining Bina Artha, she was the Learning Development Assistant Manager at CIMB Niaga, Indonesia’s fourth largest bank. Other previous positions include Head of MIS of Learning and Development and Quality Assurance officer. Sekar has an Industrial Engineering degree from the Institut Teknologi of Indonesia and a postgraduate degree in Operational Management of the PPM School of Management.