51 years old, British citizen, domiciled in Jakarta.
Terry O’Connor was appointed as Matahari’s Chief Executive Officer effective per 1 January 2020. He obtained his Master’s degree in Business Administration in Retailing and Wholesaling from the University of Stirling, UK, in 1999, and in 2014 he was awarded an Honorary Degree by the University of Stirling in recognition of his outstanding contributions to retailing and British business in Singapore.
He has amassed over 30 years of retail experience both in the United Kingdom and Southeast Asia. After beginning his career in various retail buying roles with then Liverpool-based Colorvision PLC (1986-1993), he took up a position as buying director with Courts, a leading electrical, IT and furniture products retailer, to spearhead Courts’ Asian operations. After a series of rapid promotions, he was appointed as Managing Director of Courts Singapore (2000-2007), before becoming Regional CEO of Courts Asia (2007-2019).
Alongside his career, he is also a committed philanthropist, playing an active role in public and community services. He was nominated by the Singapore Manual and Mercantile Workers’ Union at the NTU May Day Awards for his strong support in the field of labor relations, and, in the June 2010 Honours List, was made an officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) by Her Majesty the Queen of England for services to trade.
47 years old, Indonesian citizen, domiciled in Jakarta.
Irwin Abuthan was appointed as the Company’s Store Planning & Development Director in 2010. He graduated from Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia, with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Banking and Finance. Since joining the Lippo Group in 2002, he has held a number of different roles, including Director of Planning and Development in the Group’s Food Business Division. Prior to this, he was a Vice President in the Asset Management Investment Division of the Indonesian Bank Restructuring Agency (IBRA) (1999–2002) and previously Manager of Corporate Finance and Corporate Banking at American Express Bank Ltd (1997–1999), having started his career at Bank Credit Lyonnais Indonesia (19951997).
48 years old, Indonesian citizen, domiciled in Jakarta.
Miranti Hadisusilo has been the Company’s Director of Legal and Corporate Secretary since 2010. She is a graduate of the University of Indonesia, holding a Bachelor’s degree in Economics. Having started her career as a senior auditor at Prasetio, Utomo & Co (an affiliate company of Arthur Andersen LLP) from 1992 to 1995, she moved to PT Tunas Ridean Tbk, a Jardine Matheson associate company, where she set up and oversaw the Corporate Secretary, Legal, Corporate Communications, Investor Relations, Customer Relations and Corporate Affairs divisions (1995-2010). She is a member of the Indonesian Institute of Corporate Directorship and was on the committee of the Indonesian Corporate Secretary Association.
72 years old, Indonesian citizen, domiciled in Jakarta.
Martinus Laihad has served as Procurement Director of the Company since 2006. He holds a degree in Technical Engineering from the Technical University in Berlin, Germany. He serves concurrently as a Director of PT Multi Prima Sejahtera Tbk (Plc) (2014-present). From 2005 to 2006 he worked at PT Matahari Putra Prima Tbk, having first joined the Lippo group of companies in 1990.
65 years old, Indonesian citizen, domiciled in Jakarta.
Andre Rumantir was most recently reaffirmed as a Director of the Company in 2018, pursuant to the Deed of Statement of Meeting Resolution No. 76 dated 27 April 2018, in Jakarta. He was first appointed as a Director on 22 June 2012, pursuant to resolution of the Company’s Annual General Meeting in 2017. He graduated from Trisakti University, Indonesia, with a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and holds an MBA from Greenwich University, Hawaii, USA.
He was HR Director (Corporate Division) of PT Matahari Putra Prima Tbk (PLC) from 2005 to 2011, and was appointed again as HR Director in 2018. In 2011, he was appointed to the Company’s Board of Management, having first joined the Lippo group of companies in October 2004. Prior to that, he served in various roles at a number of prominent companies, including PT International Nickel Indonesia Tbk (1978–1986) and PT Goodyear Indonesia Tbk (1986–2002).
He serves in the Company's subsidiary, PT Matahari Nusantara Logistik.
54 years old, American Citizen, domiciled in Tangerang.
Kevin L. Fetzer was appointed as Head of Store Operations for the Company in April 2017 having previously served in the role of Manager, Planning and Allocation.
He is a graduate of California University of Pennsylvania and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration – Management.
Kevin began his retail career at JCPenney Co Inc., in 1988 in the Stores organization. He was subsequently promoted through many roles prior to joining the Corporate Headquarters in 2000, where he held roles as Senior Store Planning Manager, Senior Merchandise Planning Manager and Allocation Manager. Kevin continued his career progression as the Director of Allocation and Store Planning at American Eagle Outfitters (2008-2010), VP Regional Planning Manager Macy’s Midwest - Ready to Wear and VP Regional Planning Manager – Center Core Macy’s New York (2010-2014). Kevin returned to JCPenney where he held the position of Planning and Allocation Director (2014-2015), prior to joining Matahari in January of 2016.
Nitin Sehgal was appointed as Chief Merchandising Officer of the Company in January 2019 and became Head of Buying in November 2019. Prior to joining Matahari, Nitin Sehgal had amassed more than 21 years of experience in retail, serving as Head of Buying and Merchandising at Reliance Trends Ltd (2012-2019); Head of Business-Menswear (Lifestyle and Value) at Pantaloon Retail India (2007-2012); Category Manager at ITC LRBD Gurgaon (2006-2007); Senior Merchandiser at Color Plus Fashions, Chennai (2003-2006); Product Merchandiser at Shahi Export House, Faridabad (2001-2003); Merchandiser at New Times Ltd, Bangalore (2000-2001); and Shift in Charge at J.C.T Limited, Phagwara (1997-1998).
He graduated from the Regional Engineering College, Jalandhar, India, with a Bachelor’s degree in Tech Textile Engineering (1997), and earned a Postgraduate Diploma in Garment Manufacturing Technology from the National Institute of Fashion Technology, Chennai, in 2000.
Sreekanth Chetlur has served as Matahari’s Head of e-Commerce and Omni-Channel since September 2018. His broad experience in building and running successful e-commerce, Omni-Channel, supply chain operations across start-ups and billion dollar enterprises include serving as Head of e-Commerce Operations, Omni-Channel Operations & Customer Support at the Landmark Group (2012-2015); Senior Manager Operations at Limeroad.com (2012-2015); Operations Manager at Yebhi.com (2011-2012); and Assistant Manager Operations & Business Development at Sharma Enterprises (2009-2011).
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College, Delhi University, India (2009), and a Certificate in Supply Chain Management from the Indian Institute of Technology, India (2010).
Recognized as the ’50 Most Influential e-Commerce Professionals in Asia’ Endorsed by CMO Asia, Asia Retail Congress, World Federation of Marketing Professionals.
41 years old, Indian Citizen, domiciled in Jakarta.
Niraj Jain was appointed as the Chief Financial Officer in March 2019. His professional qualifications include membership of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (Gold Medalist) and the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.
He brings more than 17 years of experience across Retail, F&B, FBCG and Automobile Industries across various countries.
Before joining Matahari, he was group CFO for Kanmo Group, an Indonesian Omnichannel Retailer which operates Portfolio of brands like Coach, Kate Spade, Nespresso, Mothercare, Justice and others (2013-2019). Prior to that, he was the Controller for Yum! Brands (Pizza Hut / KFC) for India Subcontinent (2009-2013), Senior Manager Planning for ICI Paints, now AkzoNobel, (2005-2009), and Regional Commercial Manager for TVS Motors (2002 – 2005).
57 years old, British citizen, domiciled in Jakarta.
Andrew Levermore was appointed as Matahari’s Chief Operating Officer on 30 October 2019. Andrew has 35 years of retail experience across Sub-Saharan Africa, the United Kingdom and India. This includes leading start-ups and country leadership of large global retailers. He has also managed a private equity firm’s retail investment portfolio. Before joining Matahari, Andrew was Chief Executive Officer of Edgars department stores in South Africa. Other South Africa based roles included Group Director of Retail Operations at Woolworths department stores. Andrew’s experience in India included leading the startup of the Hypercity chain and the subsequent role of Chief Operating Officer for Walmart. His 4 years with House of Fraser department stores in the UK culminated in a Buying Director role.
Andrew received an officers commission from the Royal Air Force Officers College, Cranwell, United Kingdom (1981).