TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - PT Garuda Indonesia Vice Marketing President Amelia Nasution only gave a brief comment on the appointment of Frederik Johannes Meijer, better known as Erik Meijer, as the new Marketing and Sales Director of PT Garuda Indonesia. “Mr. Meijer (was appointed)? Great!", said Amelia after a press conference of the 2013 Garuda Indonesia World Photo Contest.
The annual general meeting of PT Garuda Indonesia's shareholders approved Erik Meijer as the company’s director of marketing and sales. Erik’s position was previously held by Elisa Lumbantoruan.
In the meantime, Garuda Indonesia’s President Director Emirsyah Satar said that the annual general meeting also determined the change of board of directors and board of commissioners for 2013. “Around 98% of shareholders approved the change of board of directors and board of commissioners,” said Emir in Jakarta, April 26th 2013.
Minister of State-owned Enterprises Dahkan Iskan said that the ministry had carried out the fit-and-proper test to Erik Meijer as one of the candidates of the director of marketing and sales. Erik is currently the Director and Chief Commercial of PT Indosat Tbk.