BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Mr Kris Taenar Wiluan

Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Mr Wiluan was appointed the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of KS Energy in 2006. He founded the Citramas Group in 1980. The Group’s business activities include oilfield equipment manufacturing, shipping and logistics, drilling services, infrastructure development comprising port, ferry terminals and telephone companies, and the hotel and leisure industry. Under the umbrella of the Citramas Group is the Indonesian public-listed PT Citra Tubindo Tbk, a manufacturer of tubular products for the oil and gas industry whose shares are quoted on the Jakarta and Surabaya Stock Exchanges, and 35 other subsidiaries whose activities span different parts of ASEAN.

The Citramas Group provides employment to more than 3,000 employees across the region. The President of the Citramas Group, Mr Wiluan is also the President Director of PT Citra Tubindo Tbk, and the Chairman of PT Citra Bonang, a Jakarta-based manufacturer and distributor of industrial chemicals and food products. PT Citra Bonang group of companies has more than 50 branches throughout Indonesia and employs a workforce of more than 10,000 people.

A graduate from London University with a BSc Honours Degree in Mathematics and Computer Science, Mr Wiluan was awarded “CEO of the Year” by Bisnis Indonesia and in the following year, he was named “The Best CEO 2008” by SWA magazine. In 2009, he was awarded “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Ernst & Young Indonesia and represents Indonesia in the EY Global Entrepreneur Hall of Fame.

Dr Adam Paul Brunet

Deputy Chairman of KS Drilling Pte Ltd
Managing Director of KS Energy Pte. Ltd. Oil, Gas and Energy Services
Dr Brunet has worked in the oil industry since he left college in 1977 and started work as a Field Engineer for Schlumberger S.A. in West Africa. Since 1983, Dr Brunet has been involved in establishing and managing PT Citra Tubindo Tbk and associated Citramas group manufacturing companies. He oversees the manufacturing processes, engineering and business development as well as procurement and marketing functions of the Citramas group manufacturing companies.

Dr Brunet, a postgraduate from Oxford University, is also an established academic who specialises in operations management. Through strategic alliances and joint ventures, Dr Brunet has capitalised on Tubindo’s engineering capabilities to develop new technologies, products and services, transforming the company into an export driven entity supplying global oil and gas companies. In 2003, he established NS Connection Technologies to develop the market for Tubindo’s intellectual property.

From 2006, Dr Brunet has acted as an Executive Director in KS Energy focusing on the Capital Equipment Division and later Managing Director of Oil, Gas and Energy Services. In January 2009, Dr Brunet was appointed Executive Director of KS Energy subsidiary Atlantic Oilfield Services Ltd and became its CEO on 1 May 2009 which he transformed into KS Driling Pte Ltd in 2011. He continued as CEO until August 2013 when he was appointed Deputy Chairman.

Yasuhiko Asada

Deputy Chief Operating Officer, Plant Project,
Marine & Aerospace Division, Machinery Company, ITOCHU Corporation

Mr. Yasuhiko Asada has worked with Itochu Corporation since 1984 and appointed director of KS Drilling in 2011. Mr. Asada was promoted to current position in 2015 from General Manager, Plant Project Department. He had over 30 years’ experience in oil and gas industry especially project development.

Jumeidi Alexander

Chief Executive Officer & Member of Board of Directors
As the CEO, Mr Alexander is responsible for the overall management and development of the company. In his 18 years of experience in the drilling industry with Schlumberger, Transocean, Premium and Vantage Drilling, Mr Alexander assumed various key positions in international operations management, strategic planning and project management.

Diana Leng

Chief Financial Officer & Member of Board of Directors
Ms Leng oversees group finance & treasury, mergers & acquisitions and corporate finance related activities. She has extensive experience in the development and implementation of business strategies, corporate planning, banking and finance. Prior to this she was the Director of Treasury of KS Energy Ltd. Before joining the Group 8 years ago, Ms Leng held various banking positions with ING Group internationally. She holds a Master of Business Administration (with Distinction) from Maastricht University.

Nicholas Fournier

Chief Operating Officer & Member of Board of Directors
Mr Fournier is responsible for strategic business planning, implementation and company operations management. In his 18 years of experience in the drilling industry with Schlumberger and Transocean, he has built up vast expertise in international operations management, strategic planning and human resources management.