Director & Partner
David is an Indonesian National educated in Montreal, Canada where he lived for more than 8 years and graduated with Bachelor of Commerce Degree majoring in Finance.
David has been managing family owned distribution business mostly servicing heavy machinery industries since 1989 looking after ten branches across the country with extensive traveling across Asia Pacific and beyond.
Induced by extensive traveling he developed a desire for more spacious and comfortable yet peaceful and private accommodation to rejuvenate. In addition to his responsibilities in managing family owned business, David joined The Bale management team to realize his dreamt hotel in Bali, supposedly the most ideal among Indonesian destinations.
With newly learnt insights in hospitality industry, and extensive business experience, though of sharing new skills for similar type of establishments leading to the appointment on the board of directors of Lifestyle Retreats.
On personal note, David is married to Theresia and proud father of 3 children, loves traveling, automotive is his passion, whether cars or motorcycles, as well information technologies (IT). To keep physically fit, routine schedule of badminton twice a week has been going on for more than 15 years.