Peter Benyamin Stok
Independent Commissioner
Indonesian citizen. Age 73. Domiciled in Indonesia. Appointed as Independent Commissioner of Danamon in the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGMS) on 20 March 2018. Reappointed as Independent Commissioner in the AGMS on 31 March 2023.

Qualifications/Education Background

Bachelor of Economic from University of Padjajaran, Bandung, Indonesia.

Work Experience

He is a renowned banker with over four decades of extensive experience in the banking industry. He started his banking career as a management trainee, and he rose rapidly to assume important roles in several prominent banks. He was as a member of PT Bank Niaga Tbk (now PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk) Board of Directors (1991 – 1994) and was appointed as the Bank’s Vice President Director (1994 – 1997). He then moved to Bank Pelita as the Vice President Director (1997 – 1998) prior to assuming the supervisory role as President Commissioner of PT Bank Danamon Indonesia Tbk (1998 – 1999). He also led Bank Dagang Negara, a state-owned bank, as President Director. This bank later merged with three other state-owned banks and was reconstituted as PT Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk, where he was assigned as the Executive Vice President (1999 – 2000). He then rejoined PT Bank Niaga Tbk (now PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk) where he was President Director, (2000 – 2006). He was then appointed as a Commissioner of Bank Permata (2008 – 2009) and he later served as the President Commissioner of PT Bank Negara Indonesia (Persero) Tbk (BNI) (2009 – 2015). His proficiency in managing and supervising banks through various business cycles, has enabled him deliver value creation, not only to the banks he worked for, but also to the banking industry as a whole. His strong leadership and ability to bring about a harmonious working relationship amongst stakeholders, has earned him a lot of admiration and respect. He has also served on OJK’s prestigious ‘Fit and Proper Test’ panel that interviews candidates for Banking Commissioner and Director roles (2016 – 2018). This is an important assignment, which determines the leadership and future of Indonesian banking industry.