Prof. Dr. JB Sumarlin – President Commissioner

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Prof.Dr.JB Sumarlin

Prof. Dr. JB Sumarlin – President Commissioner

Indonesian citizen. Born in Blitar, 1932. Domiciled in Jakarta. Served as JIHD’s President Commissioner since 2009. He holds a Bachelor degree in Economics from the University of Indonesia in 1958 and a Master degree from the University of California, Berkeley, USA in 1960. In 1968, he earned his Doctorate degree from the University of Pittsburg, USA. He is a Professor of the Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia since 1981.
Prior to serving as JIHD’s President Commissioner, he has occupied positions as member of the National Consultative Assembly of Republic of Indonesia (MPR RI) (1972-1997), Minister of State for Administrative reform concurrently Vice Chairman of National Development Planning Agency (BAPPENAS) (1973-1983), Minister/Chairman of BAPPENAS (1983-1988), Minister of Finance (1988-1993), and Chairman of the Audit Board of the Republic of Indonesia (BPK RI) (1993-1998).