The J Resources Board of Directors is comprised of highly respected professionals with extensive technical knowledge of the mining industry and a solid operational track record in the field, supported by an experienced management team. The group is a deliberate blend of both international and national individuals with a mix of in-country and offshore capability.

Board Of Directors

Jimmy Budiarto

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Budiarto is a well-known figure in the regional mining industry. Previously a stakeholder in BUMA, Indonesia's second largest mining contractor, Mr. Budiarto brings over a decade of successful commercial, mining and contracting experience in Indonesia to the table. A successful entrepreneur and operator in his own right,

Mr. Budiarto has a strong track record of mining-related accomplishments and is now looking to build on that business acumen across the Asian region. He is also the President Director of PT J Resources Nusantara.

Colin Davies

Chier Operating Officer

Mr. Davies has been in mineral exploration for nearly three decades, of which more than 20 years have been based in Indonesia. His career has spanned all aspects of geological exploration, the discovery process and the mining contracting business.

He has worked with majors (Anglo American, BP Minerals) and juniors (Pelsart Resources, Austindo Resources) and more recently has held senior positions in Indonesia with both the Leighton and Laing O'Rourke contracting groups.

Mr. Davies holds a BSc. (Honours) degree in Geology from University College Cardiff, Wales, UK, and completed 3 years of post-graduate study in structural geology at Leeds University, England, UK.

William Surnata

Chier Financial Officer

Before joining J Resources, Mr. Surnata served at BUMA which he joined in 2004 as Head of Business Development, rising to Director of Finance in 2009. Prior to BUMA, Mr. Surnata was a senior career banker with over 17 years of experience in major financial institutions.

Mr. Surnata holds a Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering from Parahyangan University, Bandung, Indonesia. He is also a Director of PT J Resources Nusantara.

Edi Permadi

VP of Human Resources & Corporate Affairs



Mr. Permadi has successfully handled sensitive governmental & industrial relations and human resources affairs for over a decade. Previous senior posts include Director of External Relations at PT International Nickel Indonesia (INCO), the leading nickel producer in Indonesia.

Mr. Permadi holds a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Indonesia. Mr. Permadi is also a Director of PT J Resources Nusantara.

John Rasmussen

VP of Technical Development

Mr. Rasmussen joined J Resources from Specific Resources Sdn Bhd (Avocet Mining PLC), where he was the former General Manager for the Penjom Gold Mine Operation.

He has more than 20 years of commercial, mining and contracting experience in Malaysia, Australia and Ghana including posts with Sons of Gwalia, Lycopodium, Adamus Resources and Webb Construction West Africa.

Mr. Rasmussen is continuing MBA studies at Heriot Watt University, Edinburgh, UK. He is also a Director of PT J Resources Nusantara.