Board of Directors

President Director

Mr. Budiman joined the company as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in 2017. He was made President Director of Link Net at the FY2017 AGM. Prior to joining to Link Net, Mr. Budiman enjoyed a successful career across a range of industries. He has spent more than 15 years in senior executive positions including 8 years in telecommunications. Directly prior to Link Net, Mr. Budiman was Director & Deputy CEO of PT Bumiputera Investasi Indonesia Tbk. Previous to this he was managing partner at Y&K Capital where he specialized in corporate strategy and debt restructuring. Prior to this he was with Sampoerna Telekomunikasi Indonesia for 8 years where he was Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Prior to this he held CFO and executive positions at Sinarmas Group Companies.

Mr. Budiman received degrees in finance and real estate from Ohio State University.


Victor is presently Link Net’s Deputy CEO & Chief Operations Officer. Victor has extensive business management and operational experience across banking,TMT and Fintech. He was a senior executive in Citibank’s Indonesia operations, working there from 1996 until 2009. In 2009 Victor was recruited by Link Net to be our operations director, a position he served in from 2009 until 2015. In 2016 he joined fintech company Kartuku as their Operations Director and then as Executive Vice President at Commonwealth Bank where he served until 2018. Link Net was very happy to welcome Victor back in 2018 where he has since been serving as the company’s deputy CEO & Chief Operations Officer. Victor has 2 decades of senior operational experience.


Mr. Liando holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance from Oregon State University and a Bachelor in Chemical Engineering from the Bandung Institute of Technology.

He was appointed the Company’s Independent Director since 2013. Mr. Liando started his career as the Head of Planning of Bank Sumitomo Niaga (1990-1993) and later served as the Head of Finance American Express TRS (1993-1996), Financial Controller (1996-2004) as well as the CFO and Treasurer of Citibank (2004-2008) and a Director of PT Matahari Putra Prima Tbk (2008-2010). Currently, he is serving as a Commissioner of PT Matahari Department Store Tbk (2010-present) and a Commissioner of PT First Media Television (2011-present).


Mr. Wonbae Lee is the Senior Managing Director of CVC's private equity operations team in Asia, based in Singapore and with 20 years of experience in senior roles across finance, consulting and healthcare.

Prior joining Link Net, he held the GM position of Asia-Pacific in GE Healthcare and was with AstraZeneca as the country president of Indonesia.

Received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Korea University and MBA from Harvard Business School.


Mr. Purwohardono holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Texas and a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Oregon State University.

He was appointed as the Company’s Director since 2013. Mr. Purwohardono started his career as an Industrial Engineer at the Intel Corp in Oregon, United States (1991-1992). He later held a position as a Corporate Finance Officer of PT OCBC Sikap Securities (1994-1995), the Assistant Manager of PT Peregrine Securities (1995), the Director of Sales of PT SG Securities (1995-2002), the Senior Vice President of ABN Amro Bank (2002-2003), the President Director and the Head of Capital Market of PT Danareksa Sekuritas (2003-2009), and the President Director of PT Morgan Stanley Asia Indonesia (2009-2013) Managing Director of CVC Asia Pacific (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. (2013-2014), He is currently serving as the Managing Director of CVC Asia Pacific Limited’s Indonesia Representative (2014-present), Director of Matahari Department Store Tbk (2014-present), and Director of MAP Aktif Adiperkasa (2015-present).

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