Board Of Commissioners

Hary Tanoesoedibjo
President Commissioner


Hary Tanoesoedibj  

Indonesian Citizen, born in 1965. Hary Tanoesoedibjo serves as President Commissioner of PT Media Nusantara Citra Tbk since September 2016. Currently, Mr. Tanoesoedibjo holds numerous major positions within the Company, such as President Director of PT Global Mediacom Tbk, President Director of PT Rajawali Citra Televisi Indonesia, and President Commissioner for PT MNC Sky Vision Tbk.

As the founder of MNC Group, he successfully established PT Global Mediacom Tbk and PT Media Nusantara Citra Tbk to become Indonesia’s top media companies by directly overseeing and developing strategies of the holding company and its subsidiaries.

Mr. Tanoesoedibjo founded PT MNC Investama Tbk in 1989, where he became its President Director until 2002, and once again in 2009 - 2016. He has family relationship with Director of PT Media Nusantara Citra Tbk, Angela Herliani Tanoesoedibjo.

Mr. Tanoesoedibjo holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree and a Master of Business Administration degree from Ottawa University, Ottawa, Canada. In addition to being a speaker at various local and international media events, he also teaches in corporate finance, investment, and management strategies in several universities in Indonesia.


Adam Chesnoff


Adam Chesnoff  

American citizen, born in 1965. Adam Chesnoff has held the role of the Company’s Commissioner since December 2011. Being the President and Chief Operating Officer of Saban Capital Group, Inc., Mr. Chesnoff is responsible for overseeing the company’s investment and business activities, including private equity and public market investments.

Currently, Mr. Chesnoff has served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Partner Communications, a member of the Board of Directors of Univision, and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Celestial Tiger Entertainment. In addition, Mr. Chesnoff co-formed and directed the investment group that acquired a controlling stake in ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG, Germany’s largest television group. Previously, he served as Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of ProSiebenSat.1 (2003-2007). Mr. Chesnoff also served on the Board of Directors of Bezeq (2005-2010), a leading incumbent telecommunications company in the Middle East.

Previously, Mr. Chesnoff spent 5 years at Fox Family Worldwide (FFWW) where he oversaw business development across all global divisions, including television channels, programming, production, international distribution and merchandising.

From 1994 to 1995, Mr. Chesnoff worked in the Business Affairs and Corporate Development groups at Sony Pictures Entertainment and Columbia Pictures, where he focused on strategic planning, financial analysis, deal structuring and new business development in the Motion Picture and Television divisions.

Mr. Chesnoff is a graduate of UCLA’s Anderson School of Business (MBA, 1994).


Drs. Sutanto
Independent Commissioner


Drs. Sutanto  

Indonesian citizen, born in 1950 Drs. Sutanto has served as Independent Commissioner since December 2011. He also has a highly illustrious career in public service, the distinguished positions he has held was as Chief of Police for the Republic of Indonesia (2005-2008) and Head of the State Intelligence Agency (BIN) (2009-2010). He graduated from the Republic of Indonesia’s National Police Academy, AKABRI (1973), Perguruan Tinggi Ilmu Kepolisian (1983), Sus Jur Pa Rengar Hankam in Bandung (1986), Sespimpol, Lembang in Bandung (1990), and Lemhannas (2000).