Organizer's Profile

North Borneo Explorer Sdn Bhd (NBE) and P.T. Java Adventura

North Borneo Explorer Sdn Bhd (NBE)

Contact Person : Anuar Ghani

Telephone : +6088-254187 / +6016-8811725

Email : [email protected]

Lot 1002A, 10thFloor,
Phase 1,Wisma Merdeka, Jalan Tun Razak,
88000 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, MALAYSIA.

NBE was registered in September 1994to act as promoters, organizers and managers of all kinds of adventure events and competitions.NBE under Anuar Ghani, a founder of the first Borneo 4X4 Club, the KFWDC and who started the Borneo Safari in 1991, made its name by organizing the first circumnavigation of the island of Borneo in 1996 & 1997. NBE has unrivalled and unmatched record in organizing 4X4 activities and motorsports. NBE activities have promoted tourism in Sabah, Sarawak, and Kalimantan and the events have received extensive coverage from the local mass media and foreign journalist participating in the events. Altogether, NBE has organized more than 30 events over the years including Land Rover adventures, British Blind, Hong Kong 4X4 Adventures and events for Continental Tyres, Fors, Perodua, Mitsubishi, and others.

Mohd. Anuar Tan Sri Ghani Gilong @ Anuar Ghani

Anuar Ghani

Anuar Ghani was a founder member of the first Four Wheel Drive Club in Borneo, the Kinabalu Four Wheel Drive Club (KFWDC) in 1989 and was instrumental in starting the Borneo Safari, which is Asia’s longest running 4X4 event, in 1991.

With North Borneo Explorer Sdn Bhd (NBE), he organized the first circumnavigation of Borneo Island in 1996, repeating it again in 1997 and running the Trans Borneo series from 1996 to 2001. NBE was founded in 1994 and was also the first 4X4 event management company in Borneo. It has over the years organized about 30 events around the island.

Anuar has travelled extensively around the world to do Four Wheel Driving including in the USA, Japan, Australia, Indonesia and UK and has used the exposure and experience to organize innovative, enterprising, and exciting 4WD events. He took a hiatus from 2001-2014 and is back in full force!

P.T. Java Adventura

Contact Person : Harry Sanusi / Reza Hariputra

Telephone : +62 21 719-7517 / +62 816-842067 / +62 816-793-517

Email : [email protected] / [email protected]

Website : www.javaadventura.com

Jl.Kemang Utara No.33
Office Complex No.1
Jakarta Selatan 12730, INDONESIA

P.T. Java Adventura was incorporated in April 2003 with ideas after consultations with professionals in the Tourism industry and Business and Management Consultants. P.T. Java Adventura is headed by Harry Sanusi and his son, Reza Hariputra. They have organized many events including the Independence Roadventure 1 convering JAVA-BALI and BORNEO Island and Independence Roadventure 2 from Jakarta to Brunei Darussalam. Java Adventura was Trans Borneo Indonesian organizer since 1996 to 2014. They have also conducted driving clinics and courses for Chevrolet General Motors Indonesia, Isuzu D-Max, VW Touareg, Mitsubishi Triton, Pajero Sports, and the L200. They have also conducted various 4X4 teaching clinics around Indonesia.P.T. Java Adventura’s biggest undertaking was as ground handler for the PETRONAS ADVENTURE TEAM (PAT) Trans Nusantara event in 2006, a 58 days road adventure covering the Indonesian Archipelago starting in Bintulu, Sarawak and ending in Bandar Aceh, traversing over Komodo Island and Bali along the way. Some of their other experience are Trans Kalimantan (2010 –2012) and Trans Brunei Sulawesi 2013.

Harry Sanusi

An internationally-acclaimed off-roader with more than 30 years of domestic as well as international off road event participation and organizing. He is more than ready to share his wealth of experience and present Trans Borneo 2017 as a challenging, adventurous journey, conforming to International Standards. Harry Sanusi is the CEO of JAVA Adventura which he runs with his son, Reza Hariputra.

P.T. Java Adventura was incorporated in April 2003 after consultations with professionals in the Tourism and Business Management industry. They have organized many events including the Independence Roadventure 1 covering JAVA-BALI and BORNEO Island and Independence Roadventure 2 from Jakarta to Brunei Darussalam . They have also conducted driving clinics and courses for Chevrolet General Motors Indonesia, Isuzu D-Max, VW Touareg, Mitsubishi Triton, Pajero Sports, and the L200. They have also conducted various 4X4 teaching clinics around Indonesia.

P.T. Java Adventura’s biggest undertaking was as ground handler for the PETRONAS ADVENTURE TEAM (PAT) Trans Nusantara event in 2005, a 58 days road adventure covering the whole Indonesian Archipelago starting in Bintulu, Sarawak and ending in Bandar Aceh, traversing over Komodo Island and Bali along the way.

EXPEDITION COMMITTEE

PROTECTION BOARD

The Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia, Kota Kinabalu

Indonesian Off-Road Federation

Kementerian Pelancongan, Kebudayaan dan Alam Sekitar Sabah (Malaysia)

Kementerian Pelancongan, Kesenian dan Kebudayaan Sarawak (Malaysia)

EXPEDITION CHAIRMAN

Harry Sanusi (Indonesia)

Anuar Ghani (Malaysia)

EXPEDITION LEADERS

Reza Hariputra (Indonesia)

Syamaizar Ahmad (Malaysia)

H. Ibrahim Awang Damit (Brunei)