Jakarta: Minster of State-Owned Enterprises (BUMN) Erick Thohir plans to hold an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders of state electricity provider PT PLN this week. One of the agenda of the meeting is the election of the definitive PT PLN president director.
Erick hinted the meeting may take place on Saturday or Sunday. He confirmed that the meeting will not be held today.
"It is still being prepared. It may take place on Saturday or Sunday," Erick said here on Friday, December 13, 2019.
Minister of BUMN's special staff Arya Sinulingga earlier confirmed that former Communication and Information Minister Rudiantara will be appointed as the new PT PLN boss. He explained that Sripeni Inten Cahyani currently serves as PT PLN acting president director.
According to Arya, the government believes Rudiantara is a suitable figure to lead PT PLN. Besides appointing new PT PLN boss, the meeting will also reshuflle PT PLN's board of directors.
"The board of directors will be reshuffled. We will appoint a deputy president director," Arya said.