Indonesian composer, born 16 May 1962, and father of Gita Gutawa
. In 1985, he started his professional music career by joining the jazz band Karimata, later becoming an independent composer in 1991. As a composer, he won the 1992 Midnight Sun Song Festival in Finland together with Ruth Sahanaya
. In 2001 he won the Anugerah Musik Indonesia award for best music arranger for his concert Rockestra.