Amat Antono

Amat Antono
Amat Antono Bupati Pekalongan.jpg
Regent of Pekalongan
In office
26 June 2011 – 26 June 2016
Preceded bySiti Qomariyah
Succeeded byAsip Kholbihi
In office
2001–2006
Preceded byHarsono
Succeeded bySiti Qomariyah
Personal details
Born (1958-10-05) 5 October 1958 (age 60)
Pekalongan, Central Java, Indonesia

Amat Antono (born 5 October 1958) is an Indonesian politician who served as the regent of Pekalongan Regency, Central Java for two terms, 2001-2006 and 2011-2016. Initially elected as regent of his home regency through a legislative vote, he lost in its first direct election to his deputy Siti Qomariyah before defeating her in 2011.

Background

Amat Antono was born in Tegaldowo village, Tirto subdistrict, Pekalongan Regency on 5 October 1958. He graduated from Diponegoro University with a bachelors in 1984, and later a masters in 2006.[1][2]:123 His wife Arini Harimurti was elected as vice regent in the 2016 local election.[3] The couple has two children.[1]

Other Languages
Bahasa Indonesia: Amat Antono