Riyanto Sofyan (President Director)
Graduated from University of Miami, Coral Gables Florida, USA in 1980 As Computer Engineer. Then later in 1990 obtained his MBA degree from European University, Belgium. Studied the hotel business and management through various seminars and courses from L' ECOLE HOTELIER in Lausanne, Switzerland and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA. Growing in the Hotel and Property business environment, in late 1981 left his career as Computer Engineer in leading computer companies in UK and USA to focus on developing and managing hotels and property, then bringing his company to go public in 1989, with its Initial Public Offering (IPO) of shares was oversubscribed by 300 %.
With his 31 years experience in conveiving, developing, managing, and operating property and hotel projects in Indonesia, he has succesfully developed a new concept, instilling the subtance of Islamic values in the Hospitality Industry that can be accepted by the market.
Henry Riyanto (Director)
He obtained his Medical Doctor degree from University of Indonesia, Jakarta. He is the Commissione of PT. Sofyan Hotels Tbk since 2008. He joined Arva Corporation in 2004, being the co-founder of Insan Madina Foundation, Madina Islamic School, as part of the Corporate Social Responsibility programs of Arva Corporation.
He is also Commissioners of PT. Arva Paramaniaga. He supervises the strategis plan and operations of two offices buildings owned by the Company.