ALB Indonesia In-House Legal Summit 2022
Pramudya A. Oktavinanda (Pram), our Managing Partner, had the privilege of participating as a panelist in the prestigious Power Panel session at the In-House Legal Summit, held by Asian Legal Business, in Shangri-la Hotel Jakarta on October 19, 2022.
The topic of discussion was “A Guide to Successful M&A Transactions: Take-aways from 2021’s Most Notable M&A Deals in Indonesia”. The session was led by Michael Widyaputra (Legal & AML-CFT, BRI Ventures) and included prominent speakers such as Makki Kusuma (General Counsel of Legal Operations, AirAsia), Frederic Brion (General Counsel, PT Hutchison 3 Indonesia), and Fradella Nainggolan (Senior Legal Counsel – Corporate Legal, PT XL Axiata Tbk.).
The discussion focuses mainly on the issue of M&A transactions in Indonesia. Detailing on the current landscape of M&A transactions in Indonesia, common risks & opportunities when entering the Indonesian market via M&A, understanding common deals structures of M&A transactions in Indonesia, and the considerations before getting into M&A and how to make it a success. Pram, with his experiences in closing numerous M&A deals throughout decades of his career, provided his specialized understanding of various industrial sectors and contributed insights into the complexity of M&A transactions within Indonesia’s unique business and legal culture.
The panel discussion was very engaging and attended by participants from various legal backgrounds! Thank you, Asian Legal Business, for the opportunity. We hope the discussion was fruitful for the participants and look forward to making even more valuable contributions in the future!