19 August, 2017

Board of Directors

Chairman - Amirsyah Risjad
 
Chief Executive Officer - Arwan Ahimsa
 
Director - Sheldon Trainor
 
Chief Financial Officer - Scott MacRae
 
Amirsyah Risjad
Mr. Risjad is the Chief Executive Officer Ibris Agri, and also serves as Vice Chairman of Risjadson Holding & Investments established by Mr. Ibrahim Risjad, Ibris Agri’s principal shareholder. Previously, Mr. Risjad was the former President Director of PT Risjadson Sejahtera Agrobusiness and Commisioner of PT RSI Bank. Mr. Risjad also holds a number of commissioner posts in major plantation, finance and energy companies in addition to his Chief Executive Officer post in Ibris. Mr. Risjad has over 15 years’ experience in the palm oil industry, having invested in several palm oil companies. Mr. Risjad graduated from University if Southern California, USA with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1989.
 
Arwan Ahimsa
Mr. Ahimsa is Chief Executive Officer of Ibris Holdings and Vice President Director & Special Advisor to the Chairman of PT Risjadson Investment and Holdings. After completing degrees in both Agricultural Mechanics & Engineering and Agricultural & Resource Economics, Mr Ahimsa began his career with Bechtel National Inc in San Francisco as a Project Analyst. Upon returning to his native Indonesia, Mr Ahimsa successfully founded several companies including PT Rel-ion (Industrial Irradiation Services) and PT Ranar Raya (Transportation & Logistics), of which he is currently President Director. Since 1998, Mr Ahimsa has held senior leadership roles with PT Risjadson Investment and Holdings, and is also Commissioner of PT ARBE Indonesia, the Risjadson Group's Petrochemical & Chemical business.
 
Sheldon Trainor
Mr. Trainor is a Director of Ibris Holdings and Managing Director of PacBridge Capital Partners.  Until February 2009, he was a Vice Chairman at Merrill Lynch Asia and was responsible for senior client coverage and sourcing principal related investments for Merrill Lynch in the Asia Pacific Region.  Prior to this position, he was a Managing Director and Head of Investment Banking in Asia for Merrill Lynch. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch in 2005, Mr. Trainor was a Managing Director and Head of the General Industries Group for Morgan Stanley in Asia.
 
Scott MacRae
Mr. MacRae is the Chief Financial Officer of Ibris Holdings and an Executive Director at PacBridge Capital Partners.  Prior to that, he was the Managing Director of Pacific Plantations, one of the largest macadamia plantations and processing businesses in Australia. Mr. MacRae has established several joint venture food manufacturing businesses in China and built out an extensive marketing and distribution network both within China and internationally for soft commodities. Mr. MacRae was previously employed at Ernst and Young specializing in international Tax and Trade.