Thomas Trikasih Lembong, also known as Tom, is the Chairman of Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board. He was a former Minister of Trade of Indonesia from August 2015 to July 2016.
Prior his appointment in the cabinet, he has a long professional record. He was a Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Managing Partner, and Partner at Quvat Management Pte Ltd, a private equity fund which was established in 2006. He also served as President Commissioner at PT Graha Layar Prima Tbk (BlitzMegaplex) since 2012.
Mr Lembong was employed in Principia Management Group. He worked at Equity Division of Morgan Stanley (Singapore) Pte. Ltd from 1995 to 1996. He served as Investment Banker of Deutsche Securities Indonesia from 1999 to 2000. He served as Division Head and Senior Vice President at the Indonesian Bank Restructuring Agency (IBRA) from 2000 to 2002 and served at Farindo Investments from 2002 to 2005.
He received a Bachelor's degree (Bachelor of Arts) majoring in Architecture and Urban Design from Harvard University in Cambridge, USA in 1994. He also was elected as Young Global Leader (YGL) by the World Economic Forum (WEF) in 2008.