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Arief Surowidjojo

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Lubis Ganie Surowidjojo

Work Department

Mr. Surowidjojo heads the Capital Markets practice of Lubis Ganie Surowidjojo.

Position

Mr. Surowidjojo is a Founding Partner of the firm. He focuses his law practice in the areas of corporate law, corporate and project finance, particularly capital markets, mergers & acquisitions, mining, environmental, commercial litigation and alternative dispute resolution. Representative Clients: Astra International, Sampoerna, Unilever, Government of the Republic of Indonesia, Dow Chemicals, Friesche Flag, Charoen Pokphand, Mandiri, HSBC.

Career

Founding partner of Law Firm Lubis Ganie Surowidjojo (1985-now) Vice President Commissioner (independent) and member of the Audit Committee: PT Holcim Indonesia Tbk, a subsidiary of Holcim Ltd., one of the worlds largest cement companies, listed on the Indonesian Stock Exchange (2001-now) Independent Commissioner and Chairman of the Audit & Compliance Committee of PT Sampoerna Agro Tbk., a subsidiary of Sampoerna Strategic group of companies, listed on the Indonesian Stock Exchange (2007-now) Vice President Commissioner (2011-now) and Independent Commissioner, Chairman of the Audit Committee and member of the Governance Committee of PT Inco Tbk., the largest nickel mining company in Indonesia (2009-now) Chairman of the Governance Committee of PT Indika Energy Tbk., one of the largest coal mining companies in Indonesia (2009-now) Chairman of the Governance Committee of PT Petrosea Tbk., one of the largest mining service companies in Indonesia (2010-now).

Languages

Indonesian and English.

Member

Admitted to the Indonesian Bar in 1980 Member of the Indonesian Bar Association (PERADI), International Bar Association, Asia Pacific Bar Association Admitted as the Capital Market Legal Consultant at the Indonesian Capital Market Supervising Agency in 1993.

Education

Bachelor of Law, Faculty of Law, University of Indonesia, Jakarta, graduated in 1977 in civil law studies; awarded the best law student of the University of Indonesia (1977) LLM (Masters of Law), School of Law, University of Washington, Seattle, USA in 1984 in International Business Transactions – Asian Law Program.

Leisure

Senior law lecturer at the Faculty of Law, University of Indonesia on Business Transactions (1990-now) Member of the Board of Supervision of the Putera Sampoerna Foundation, a foundation that focuses its activities in the promotion of education in Indonesia and granting of scholarships to talented students (2001-now) Founder and former Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Transparency International – Indonesia, an Indonesian chapter of Transparency International (2002-2007) Founder (since 1998) and a member of the Board of Advisory of the Indonesian Society for Transparency, a foundation established for the promotion of good governance and anti-corruption efforts (2007–now) Founder and Chairman of the Board of Advisory of the Indonesian Law and Public Policy Study Center (PSHK), a foundation established to engage in legal research, law and institutional (judiciary) reform efforts (1998-now) Founder, Chairman of the Supervisory Board (2011-now) and Vice Chairman of the Executive Board (2002-2011) of the World Wildlife Fund for Nature Indonesia (WWF Indonesia), a foundation established as a part of the global movement (WWF) for conservation Founder and member of the Board of Supervision of the Indonesian Institute for Corporate Governance, a foundation established to promote good corporate governance principles, including providing a program to do corporate governance rating for publicly-listed companies listed on the Indonesian Stock Exchange (2000-now) Founder of the Center for the Study of Governance – University of Indonesia, a center established by the University of Indonesia in cooperation with the US CSIS - Hill’s Governance Programs to engage in research and studies on governance and anti corruption (2008-now) Indonesian Consultant for the Governance Audit and Reform Efforts of the Indonesian Attorney General Office (2001) Member of the Technical Expert Team for the Internal Reform Efforts of the Indonesian Supreme Court (2003-now) Supervisor for the Governance Audit of the Military Business, under the auspice of the Chief of Staff of the Indonesian Armed Forces (2003) Advisor to the Speaker (Chairman) of the Indonesian People’s Consultative Assembly (2004-2006) Member of the Selection Team for the position of deputies and directors of the Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission (2003) Consultant to the Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission (2005-2007) Consultant to the Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission for the study of conflicts of interest in public administration (2009-now) Member of the Selection Team for the position of the board of advisors to the Commissioners of the Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission (2009).


Indonesia

Capital markets

Within: Capital markets

With the ability to act for international as well as domestic clients, Lubis Ganie Surowidjojo has extensive experience handling various rights issuances and IPOs. Founding partner Arief Tarunakarya Surowidjojo specialises in all areas of capital markets, and has acted for the government of the Republic of Indonesia and HSBC.

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Corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

Arief Tarunakarya Surowidjojo - Lubis Ganie Surowidjojo

Within: Corporate and M&A

Lubis Ganie Surowidjojo’s team has a deep bench, with specialists dedicated to general corporate matters and M&A. Arief Tarunakarya Surowidjojo and Abdul Haris Muhammad Rum are key contacts.

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Projects and energy

Within: Projects and energy

Lubis Ganie Surowidjojo specialises in mining and energy projects, and also has capabilities in project finance. Mohamed Idwan Ganie and Arief Tarunakarya Surowidjojo handle mining projects, while Abdul Haris Muhammad Rum deals with oil and gas matters.

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Legal Developments by:
Lubis Ganie Surowidjojo

  • Public Private Partnerships Under the 2015 Presidential Regulation

    The President’s Office has issued Presidential Regulation No. 38 of 2015 on the Cooperation Between the Government and Business Entities in the Provision of Infrastructure (“PR No. 38/2015”). PR No. 38/2015 replaces the previous Presidential Regulation on the same issue, Presidential Regulation No. 67 of 2005 as last amended by Presidential Regulation No. 66 of 2013.
    - Lubis Ganie Surowidjojo

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