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Bagus Enrico & Partners (BE Partners)

Indonesia > IT, Telecoms and Fintech Tier 1

Bagus Enrico & Partners (BE Partners) has a strategic focus in the TMT sector in Indonesia and acts for leading telecoms operators, platform providers, internet intermediaries, as well as data and digital specialist clients, on a wide range of commercial and corporate transactions. The team has extensive experience representing global technology companies on regulatory and compliance issues, technology transactions, commercial agreements for the transfer of technology, licensing and day-to-day business operations. Numerous household names form the team’s client roster, including Microsoft Corporation, WhatsApp, BBC and Lycamobile, as well as medium-sized technology entities who are looking to get a foothold in Indonesia’s emerging market. Enrico Iskandar, Bagus Nur Buwono and Debu Batara Lubis lead the team, with the support of associate Alwin Widyanto.

Practice head(s):

Enrico Iskandar; Bagus Nur Buwono; Debu Batara Lubis

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

Atos IT Gmbh (Atos)

Microsoft Corporation

Whatsapp, Inc.

Doctor Anywhere

Facebook, Inc

Abbott Diabetes Care


British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

HMD Global

NBC Universal


Vodafone Group


Indonesia > Real estate Tier 2

Noted for its expertise in the hospitality sector, Bagus Enrico & Partners (BE Partners) acts for foreign investors and state-owned entities on a range of matters concerning land acquisitions, hotel M&A transactions and commercial real estate developments. Managing partner Bagus Nur Buwono jointly leads the practice alongside Enrico Iskandar. Key clients include Karma Royal Group, Larsen & Toubro and Siwa Group, among others.

Practice head(s):

Bagus Nur Bowono; Enrico Iskandar

Key clients

Karma Royal Group

Larsen & Toubro Construction

SIWA Group

China Road and Bridge Corporation (CRBC)

Long John Group

Thai Union Feedmill Company Ltd

Boilermech Sdn Bhd

Roberto Bonetto

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Society (IFRC)

PT When Are We Together

Indonesia > Corporate and M&A Tier 5

Bagus Enrico & Partners (BE Partners) advises on corporate M&A deals, restructuring, investments and general compliance and governance matters. Under the leadership of Bagus Nur Buwono and Enrico Iskandar, the team acts for foreign and domestic ventures capital firms on investments into Indonesian technology-based companies and start-ups.

Practice head(s):

Bagus Nur Buwono; Enrico Iskandar

Key clients

Project Alexandra


Flash Coffee

Sinar Surya Cemerlang

BRI Ventures

Thai Union Group

PT. Sayana Integra Properti

Apex Group

China Tobacco International HK

AX Venture Capital

Delcoprima Pacific


The firm: Bagus Enrico & Partners (BE Partners) is a boutique law firm founded by professionals with more than 20 years of legal practice in handling various notable transactions in Indonesia. BE Partners has been recognised as a ’boutique practice that focuses on client service’, and serves domestic and international MNC clients in the most varied sectors of business activities.

BE Partners continuously receives recognition from the main legal market reviewers. Some of the most respected international reviewers have placed BE Partners’ team as Indonesia’s leading professionals in various practices. BE Partners’ size and structure ensures partners can be in regular contact with clients. Creative, innovative, tailored and high-quality services characterise BE Partners’ practice, and are in a large part responsible for its positive reputation in the market.

BE Partners’ reputation in diverse aspects of Indonesian law, especially in relation to corporate/commercial law, banking, finance and insurance, mergers and acquisitions, energy and resources, property and real estate, media, IT and telecommunications as well as infrastructure, is outstanding.

Areas of practice
Corporate and M&A: BE Partners has extensive experience in cross-border deals and advises the full range of parties to M&A transactions. The firm has acted in several major transactions in recent years, and advises a number of large MNCs on all aspects of the M&A deal-making process. The partners of the firm, Bagus Nur Buwono and Enrico Iskandar, have been involved in all aspects of legal work, including advice on acquisition structures, preparation of transaction documents, and negotiation and completion of all transaction documents. Both of them are recognised as a ‘leading individual’ in the corporate and M&A fields.

Banking: BE Partners has actively represented foreign banks and investment banks as well as financial institutions on all types of loan and financing related transactions, restructuring and advisory from the traditional loan agreements, and project financing to more complex syndicated facilities. The firm continues to be the main counsel for various foreign banks. Principal partner of the firm, Bagus Nur Buwono, is recognised as a ‘commercially minded and flexible lawyer’.

Insurance: BE Partners has a ‘comprehensive’ insurance practice and regularly advises major clients such as AIG Insurance, Etiqa Insurance & Takaful and Manulife Insurance on transactions as well as regulatory matters. Bagus Nur Buwono leads the firm’s insurance practice.

Property and real estate: BE Partners has been actively representing a large number of MNCs, hotel operators and developers as well as individuals in all types of land-related transactions in a variety of business sectors, including hotels, shopping malls, tourism, general mining, plantation, forestry and infrastructure. The firm’s representation includes advice on the acquisition, sale, relinquishment, mortgage and encumbrance of lands, establishing joint venture companies, drafting and reviewing various commercial contracts, and steering licensing approval documentation through government agencies.

IT, media and telecommunications: BE Partners has extensive experience in IT, media and telecommunications. Enrico Iskandar is recognised as a ‘leading specialist’ and has led the firm’s practice on a broad range of transactional, advisory and contentious matters and regularly advises on regulatory issues in telecommunications, networks and satellite operations, data protection/privacy, encryption, outsourcing, IT contracts and e-commerce (online securities, trading and advertising). Recently Enrico and his team’s representations have included advising various major foreign telecommunication operators and IT companies in relation to various legal requirements, contracts, arrangements and complex regulatory aspects.

Corporate restructuring and insolvency: Bagus Nur Buwono and his team have been actively advising foreign clients, such as Barclays Bank, Proton Malaysia and Commonwealth Bank, on restructuring and liquidation processes regarding their Indonesian subsidiaries.

Bagus Nur
Debu Batara
Bagus Nur Buwono photoMr Bagus Nur BuwonoManaging Partner
Enrico Iskandar photoMr Enrico IskandarPartner
Debu Batara Lubis photo Debu Batara LubisJunior Partner
Number of lawyers : 18
Contacts : Enrico Iskandar (
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Contacts : Debu Batara Lubis (