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Adnan Kelana Haryanto & Hermanto (AKHH)
The Convergence Indonesia, Level 19
Rasuna Epicentrum Complex
Jl. H.R. Rasuna Said

Indonesia > Banking and finance Tier 4

Adnan Kelana Haryanto & Hermanto (AKHH) advises foreign and domestic banks and financial institutions on transactional and regulatory matters. Its transactional work encompasses corporate, acquisition, project, trade and asset finance transactions, and the team is jointly led by Andy Kelana and Helena Adnan.

Practice head(s):

Andy Kelana; Helena Adnan

Key clients

EFA Group

EFA RET Management Pte. Ltd.

EFA Real Economy Income Trust

Dagang Net Technologies Sdn Bhd

PT Dagang Samudera Hutama

PT Dnex Telco Indonesia

Hoegh LNG Limited

Barclays Bank PLC, Singapore Branch

BNP Paribas

Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Singapore Branch

DBS Bank Ltd

The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, Singapore Branch

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited

Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited

CIMB Bank Berhad, Labuan Offshore Branch

Mizuho Securities Asia Limited

MUFG Securities Asia Limited, Singapore Branch

SMBC Nikko Capital Markets Limited

United Overseas Bank Limited

Work highlights

  • Advised consortium of banks as initial purchasers of 2.80% Senior Unsecured Notes with an aggregate value of $400m.
  • Advised members of Dagang NeXchage Berhad group of companies in relation to a release of securities issued in relation to the acquisition of a cable-laying vessel.
  • Advised members of the Samling group on a musyarakah muthanaqisah in a total amount of up to IDR200 billion from Bank CIMB.

Indonesia > Corporate and M&A Tier 4

The corporate team at Adnan Kelana Haryanto & Hermanto (AKHH) ‘thinks out of the box to find solutions and is quick in responding to challenges thrown at them’. Led by Andy Kelana and Helena Adnan, the practice advises on corporate M&A work, with a focus on the energy and natural resources, and TMT sectors. Kelana is well versed in corporate transactions, while Adnan handles corporate, commercial, and finance matters.

Practice head(s):

Andy Kelana; Helena Adnan

Other key lawyers:

Erline Herrmann


‘Andy Kelana is as solid a corporate lawyer as I have ever worked with. Good drafting and advice with commercial understanding.’

‘The team is strong with a number of associates there for several years. They run a very good firm.’

‘I have worked with Andy Kelana since 1998 and have never been disappointed. He is a top-quality adviser and knows how to run his team.’

‘They know their stuff and are efficient and are cost-effective.’

‘For local law support in Indonesia, AKHH is one of the firms I regularly reach out to. In the last year, I have worked with AKHH on several large financing transactions for Indonesian corporates. They are excellent for financings as well as M&A transactions.’

‘I have worked with Erline Herrmann for over a decade. She was recently promoted to partner. She is technically excellent, smart and pragmatic; ensuring that clients always have a solution. She is also reliable, prompt and has a good eye for details.’

‘The M&A team, led by Andy Kelana, has been instrumental in getting deals across the line for us. His intimate knowledge of regulatory requirements allow for a deal to be structured in either the most aggressive or conservative terms, depending on the nature of the transaction.’

‘The team thinks out of the box to find solutions and is quick in responding to challenges thrown at them.’

Key clients

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Incorporated

TEPCO Renewable Power, Incorporated

Dagang Net Technologies Sdn Bhd

PT Dagang Samudera Hutama

PT Dnex Telco Indonesia

PT Dagang Net Indonesia

Sri Trang Gloves (Thailand) Public Company Limited

Sri Trang Agro-Industry Public Company Limited

PT Star Rubber

PT Sri Trang Lingga Indonesia

Puncak Selasih Sdn Bhd

SGL Plantations Holding Limited

PT Abdi Borneo Plantations

PT Tunas Borneo Plantations

PT Inti Agro Makmur

PT Hamparan Sinar Nusantara

PT Wahana Auto Ekamarga

Nova Motors Holdings Pte Ltd

Wearnes Automotive & Equipment Pte Ltd

PT Wearnes Premium Era

PT Mega Sentra Mekanikal

PT American Express Indonesia

Energy Development Corporation

KS Orka Renewables Pte Ltd

PT OTP Geothermal Services Indonesia

Sarawak Energy Berhad

PT Merdeka Copper and Gold Tbk

Provident Capital

PT Saratoga Investama

PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk

Hoegh LNG

PT Chevron Oil Products Indonesia

PT Kayan Hydropower Nusantara

Ruric AB

KVC Electrical Supplies Indonesia Sdn Bhd

Schaefer Kalk (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.

PT Dua Kuda Indonesia

PT Aura Esport Indonesia

PT Pertamina Power Indonesia

PT G4S Cash Services

Work highlights

  • Advised Mitsui & Co., Ltd. on the sale of its interest in PT Paiton Energy and its subsidiary, PT Paiton Operation & Maintenance Indonesia
  • Advised PT Merdeka Copper Gold Tbk on its acquisition of shares held by PT J Resources Nusantara in PT Gorontalo Sejahtera Mining
  • Advised TEPCO Renewable Power and Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. in the acquisition of a significant number of issued shares in PT Kencana Energi Lestari Tbk.

Indonesia > Dispute resolution

Under the leadership of Stefanus Haryanto and Hendry Hendrawan, Adnan Kelana Haryanto & Hermanto (AKHH) advises domestic and international companies on civil, commercial, criminal, and administrative proceedings.  

Indonesia > Projects and energy

Andy Kelana leads the team at Adnan Kelana Haryanto & Hermanto (AKHH) and advises on corporate transactions across the oil and gas and power sectors.

Adnan Kelana Haryanto & Hermanto (AKHH) is one of Indonesia’s most trusted business law firms. Established in 2001, we provide a full suite of contentious and non-contentious services to a broad range of clientele that includes some of Indonesia’s and the world’s leading enterprises, as well as government entities and private individuals, through our offices in Jakarta and Batam.


Our success comes from our ability to combine the extensive legal expertise and wealth of industry and local knowledge held by our lawyers into timely, effective legal advice and representation. Since opening our doors, we have grown our practice steadily and organically to ensure we provide individualized value-added solutions aimed at addressing specific client needs without compromising on quality. To this end, we invest considerable time and energy familiarizing ourselves with our clients’ commercial needs and objectives within their particular business environment and fostering strong professional relationships with management teams. Combined with consistent project teams and continuous partner involvement in every matter, we attribute this commitment to our clients as the key to the success and growth of the firm.


As a full-service law firm, we have a long-standing reputation for both our transactional and dispute resolution practices. We are particularly well known for our corporate/M&A, investment, banking and finance, litigation, competition, and bankruptcy and restructuring practices, and have significant sectoral expertise in the energy and natural resources, oil and gas, TMT, and insurance industries.

Managing Partner Stefanus 21) 520 8270
Head, Batam Branch Office Johanes Bagus 778) 422 100
Number of Lawyers : 28
Bahasa Indonesia
HKHPM (Indonesian Association of Capital Market Legal Consultants)
International Bar Association (IBA)
Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)
International Trademark Association (INTA)