Eric monitors market developments and fiscal and monetary policy in Indonesia. He is frequently quoted in local and international media. Eric joined the Bank in 2007. Previously, he was a macroeconomic analyst for Bank Mandiri, an economic researcher at the University of Indonesia, and a senior business analyst at Synovate Business Consulting. He holds a Bachelor's in International Relations (International Political Economy) from the University of Indonesia and Master's degrees in Economics from both the University of Indonesia and the University of Virginia.