Mr. Agus Ahadi Deradjat


A senior partner at ABNR and member of the firm’s management board, Mr. Deradjat focuses his practice on corporate/mergers & acquisitions (M&A), foreign direct investment (FDI), and technology, media & telecommunications (TMT). 


He advises leading domestic and multinational corporations across all leading industries and sectors, but offers particular expertise and experience in life sciences; technology and telecommunications; e-commerce; and automotive.  


He recently worked on a number of major M&A and FDI transactions for high-end multinational clients, such as a France-based engineering company, a Japan-based food company, and a Germany-based chemical company, as well as significant FDI transactions in the pharma industry and the natural-resources sector.


In TMT, his clients comprise many of the world’s leading technology and social-media companies. 


Besides advising on routine TMT matters, such as non-disclosure agreements; terms of service; privacy policies; procurement agreements; agreements with content providers, etc., over the last year he has successfully assisted a number of well-known international social-media companies on various matters related to their Indonesian operations, such as content, over-the-top (OTT), advertising, lawful interception, data breach and data interception, .


In the telco sector, he advises clients on various telecommunications regulatory and licensing matters, telecoms infrastructure (e.g., submarine cables, terrestrial and satellite); cybersecurity and data privacy.  


He has developed a busy fintech practice in recent years on the back of Indonesia’s online lending boom, advising both local and international fintech participants, ranging from disruptive start-ups to high-profile financial institutions, on all aspects of their operations and ventures in Indonesia. 


He also regularly assists domestic and multinational clients across the entire spectrum of Indonesian competition/antitrust law in relation to their M&A deals. 


He  is recommended for corporate and M&A; IT and telecoms; and antitrust and competition by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, is recognized by Vantage Asia / Asia Business Law Journal as one of Indonesia’s top-100 lawyers, and was named an “Acritas Star – Independently Rated Lawyer” in 2019 by respected international legal directory Acritas. He is also recommended for corporate and M&A by Chambers Asia Pacific.


PERADI (Indonesian Advocates Association)
AKHI (Association of Indonesian Legal Consultants)