Chairman for Syariah Supervisory Board
Indonesian citizen. Residing in Indonesia. He has been serving as Chairman of Syariah Supervisory Board, Syariah Business Unit PT Bank Danamon Indonesia, Tbk. since 2002 and reappointed with the same position in the Bank’s AGMS on April 12, 2017.
He earned his Bachelor degree from IAIN Syarif Hidayatullah, Jakarta (1979), and earned his M.A. in 1988 and a Ph.D from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), USA in 1991.
He is Professor of Islamic Politics, UIN Jakarta, Chairman of PP Muhammadiyah (2005-2015), Chairman of MUI Advisory Council (2014-2015), Vice Chairman of ICMI Central Advisory Board (2010-2015), President of Asian Conference on Religions for Peace (2006-present), Chairman of the world Peace Forum (WPF) (2006-present), Chairman of the Center for Dialogue and Cooperation among Civilizations (CDCC) (2006-present), Co-President of World Conference on Religions for Peace (WCRP) (2007-present), Chairman of the Syariah Supervisory Board at Bank Syariah Bukopin (2008-present), Member of the Leadership Council of United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (2015-present), and Member of Group for Strategic Vision Russia-Islamic world 2006-present), Special Envoy of the President of the Republic of Indonesia for Interfaith and Intercultural Dialogue and Cooperation (2017-present).