Mardiyanto

Mardiyanto (born 21 November 1946 in Surakarta, Central Java) is an Indonesian politician and former General. He was the governor of Central Java beginning in 1998, and was re-elected as a PDI-P party candidate in 2003.[1] He held the position of Minister of Home Affairs until 2009 when he was succeeded by Gamawan Fauzi.[2]

Mardiyanto
ꦩꦂꦢꦶꦪꦤ꧀ꦠ
Mardiyanto.jpg
Official Portrait of Mardiyanto as Governor of Central Java (2003)
26th Ministry of Home Affairs
In office
29 August 2007 – 20 October 2009
PresidentSusilo Bambang Yudhoyono
Preceded byMohammad Ma'ruf
Widodo Adi Sutjipto
(ad-interim)
Succeeded byGamawan Fauzi
12th Governor of Central Java
In office
24 August 1998 – 28 September 2007
PresidentBacharuddin Jusuf Habibie
Abdurrahman Wahid
Megawati Soekarnoputri
Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono
Preceded bySoewardi
Succeeded byAli Mufiz
Personal details
Born (1947-11-21) November 21, 1947 (age 72)
Surakarta, Central Java, Indonesia
NationalityIndonesian
Children2
Alma materNational Military Academy
OccupationMilitary
Politician
CabinetUnited Indonesia Cabinet
Military service
Allegiance Indonesia
Branch/serviceLambang TNI AD.png Indonesian Army
Years of service1970–1998
RankPdu mayjendtni staf.png TNI Major General
UnitInfantry

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "PDI Perjuangan party faces deepening conflict". Asia Africa Intelligence Wire. 25 July 2003.
  2. ^ "Join the ride of opposition pluralist parties". The Jakarta Post. 29 October 2009. Retrieved 19 November 2009.
Political offices
Preceded by
M Ma'ruf
Minister of Home Affairs
2007 – 2009
Succeeded by
Gamawan Fauzi (designated)
Preceded by
Soewardi
Governor of Central Java
1998 – 2007
Succeeded by
Ali Mufiz