Leo Syahmessi is a citizen of Malaysia. He was awarded title of eRepublik Ambassador, for his efforts of propagating eRepublik In Real Life.
He is a RL Malaysian who joined the New World on 29 May 2010 with no guides & knowledge about the game. He try to learn but unfortunately his RL life prevent him to keep online and he left after a month in eRepublik.
On February 2012,he decided to return back and reviving his account after nearly 2 years being dead. Although he made a successful comeback in eRepublik, his RL life still prevent him to focus on eRepublik and he became a 2 clickers only.
He started to focus on eRepublik on October 2012 and he is invited personally by the then current President, Firebourne to join his cabinet but he decided to reject the invitation as he wanted to learn some more before being active on the politics.
On January 2012,he is invited to join the cabinet again by the current President,Nerzhu1 after finishing his studies at IPDN,an education project created by Indonesian Government covering the whole basic in politics, military & some other subjects. He accepted the offer and became a part of the cabinet since then.
He decided to run for congress on 15 November 2012 and won a congress seat. After that, he became a regular congressman for 5 months in a row.
He hold the Minister of Internal Affair's portfolio on January 2013 after the previous Minister, Muhammad Hifzan decided to focus on the Ministry of Finance. He decided to step down from it on the next term after a controversial issue regarding a CS application which leads to a war between Malaysia & Thailand.
He started his military career when he became a Captain of Regiment in eT.D.M on January 2013 and has been appointed as Vice Minister of Defence on February 2013. On the next month,he became the Minister of Defence.