Sofyan Basir was born in Bogor, West Java on May 2, 1958. This avid reader was appointed as President Director of the State Electric Company for the period 2014-2019. The 2008 Marketer of the Year recipient has rich experience in the banking industry. He started his career with Bank Duta in 1980 before moving to Bank Bukopin in 1985. On May 17, 2005, he took up a job as President Director of Bank BRI. He was chosen for the second period on May 20, 2010. This father of two is also an automotive enthusiast, aside from an active interest in golf.