Marie Muhammad

Indonesian politician and philanthropist (1939-2016)

Marie Muhammad (3 April 1939[1] – 11 December 2016) was an Indonesian politician and philanthropist. He served as the Minister of Finance under president Suharto between 1993 and 1998. He also served as chairman of the Indonesian Red Cross Society from 1998 to 2009.

Marie Muhammad
Muhammad in 1993
Minister of Finance
In office
17 March 1993 – 16 March 1998
Preceded byJ. B. Sumarlin
Succeeded byFuad Bawazier
Personal details
Born(1939-04-03)3 April 1939
Surabaya, East Java, Dutch East Indies
Died11 December 2016(2016-12-11) (aged 77)
Cawang, Jakarta, Indonesia

Muhammmad died of brain cancer on 11 December 2016 in Cawang, Jakarta. He was 77.[2]


  1. "Marie Muhammad, Komisaris Utama" (in Indonesian). Bulan Sabit Merah Indonesia (BSMI). Archived from the original on 20 April 2008. Retrieved 6 February 2020.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)
  2. "Former Finance Minister Marie Muhammad Passes Away". Tempo. 11 December 2016. Retrieved 6 February 2020.