|Sulaiman Arif Arianto|
Director of Commercial Business
Born in Boyolali in 1958. He was appointed as Director of Commercial Business on 12 October 2009, having previously served as Director of MSME Business since 30 May 2006. He started his banking career with BRI in 1983 and served various positions including Regional Manager of BRI Jakarta Regional Office and BRI Denpasar Regional Office, Head of Agribusiness Division, and Head of General Business Division.
He graduated with a degree in Animal Husbandry from Bogor Agriculture University (IPB), Bogor in 1981 and an MBA degree from University of New Orleans, USA in 1991. He represented BRI in several organizations such as APRACA, UN Advisor for Inclusive Financial System and Micro Finance Network. He was a guest speaker in several international seminars of MSME, including Asian Banking Forum (Jakarta), APEC SME Working Group (Bali), Financial Technology Conference (Singapore), Microfinance Sustainability, APRACA (Kunming), APO Forum, Microbanking & Risk Management Workshop (Beijing), and Asia Pacific Regional Microcredit Summit (Bali). He represented BRI in several investor conferences in USA, Hongkong, and Singapore.