Board of Commissioners


Wishnutama Kusubandio


Mr. Wishnutama Kusubandio has been the President Commissioner of Telkomsel since February 2021. He was previously the Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy of the Republic of Indonesia (2019-2020).

During his career, Wishnutama has held various strategic roles, mainly within the media, digital and creative industry. He was the President Director at Trans 7, President Director at Trans TV, Director at, President Director at NET TV, Commissioner at Kumparan, and Commissioner at Tokopedia. In 2018 he was appointed as the Creative Director of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies for the Asian Games.

Graduating from Mount Ida College Massachusetts with a Communication degree, Wishnutama also attended The Military College of Vermont, Norwich University, and Emerson College studying television production. He's also actively participated in various executive programs including GE Management Development Institute, Crotonville, New York, and Harvard Business School, Boston, Massachusetts.

His achievements in the industry have been recognized through many prestigious awards, such as Indonesia's Influential Person in Creative Industry Awards IdeaFest 2017, Best Digital Talent - Digital Business Leader Bubu Awards Indosat Ooredoo IDByte 2017, The Best Chief Strategy Execution Officer Across All Industries on The Annual Strategy-Into-Performance Execution Excellence (SPEX2) Awards 2016 from Tempo Media Group, The 500 Most Influential CEOs in The World according to Richtopia UK 2015, Marketer of the Year, Indonesia Marketing Champion 2015 on Broadcast, TV, Media category, and The Best CEO from SWA Magazine 2010.