Independent Commissioner, Chaiman of Audit Committee
Mr. Hans Kartikahadi was first appointed as an Independent Commissioner of Indofood based on the resolution of the AGM in 2013. He also holds the position of Chairman of the Audit Committee since 2013.
Mr. Hans Kartikahadi has developed his career in three related areas: academic, professional organizations, and public accountant practice. He was a senior lecturer in the Accounting Department, Faculty of Economics, University of Indonesia (“FEUI”) for more than 40 years, where he pioneered the teaching of International Accounting. At the 55th anniversary of FEUI, he was elected as the best accounting lecturer. He holds the medal of Satya Lencana Karya Satya from the President of Indonesia. He retired as Senior Lecturer in 2006.
Mr. Hans Kartikahadi was one of the founders of Public Accountants Section IAI (Indonesian Accountants Association), which is now IAPI (Indonesian Institute of Public Accountants). He was the Chairman of Indonesian Accounting Standards Setting Committee (Komite PAI, IAI), which is now the Indonesian Financial Accounting Standards Board, from 1986 to 1990 and from 1990 to 1994, and pioneered the reform of Indonesian Financial Accounting Standards to converge with International Accounting Standards/International Financial Reporting Standards (IAS/IFRS). He was the Chairman of the Board of CPA Examination in Indonesia from 2000 to 2003.
Mr. Hans Kartikahadi was a partner at Sie (Siddharta) & Co, Public Accountants, and the founder and Managing Partner of Hans Kartikahadi & Co, Public Accountants, which was affiliated with Deloitte Hanskins & Sells. He was one of the Founding Partners of Hans, Tuanakotta & Mustofa (“HTM”), a member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu (“DTT”) in Indonesia. Before retirement, he was the Chairman and CEO of HTM Group, a DTT Asia Pacific Management Council Member, and the DTT International Board Member who represented the Asia Pacific region.
He obtained a Doctorandus Economics degree from the Accountancy Department, FEUI. He was a researcher in the fields of accounting, information systems and management at Bremer Auschuss foer Wirtschaftforschung, Bremen, Germany, and a visiting scholar at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA.
During 2013, he participated in training programs, workshops and seminars, among others ‘The Prospect
of Audit committee following to the Implementation of Indonesia Financial Services Regulation No. IX.I.5 about Guidelines on Establishment and Working Implementation of Audit Committee’ on August 29, 2013 and ‘Managing Sustainability to Increase Business Value’ on November 8, 2013.