Freddy Karyadi has over two decades of practising law in Indonesia and has been heavily involved in numerous complex cross border deals including project financing, capital market (including offshore and local offerings, asset backed securities, corporate actions involving public companies), M&A, investment, employment and dispute settlement/bankruptcy.
Karyadi was one of the pioneers who focused on the digital industry and has handled many transactions involving technology and fin-tech/health-tech/edu-tech/TMT companies, from early stage fund raising, integration, exit, public offering preparation to regulatory compliance. Karyadi has represented independent power producers (IPP), giant ECAs and commercial banks for various electricity sector financing. Karyadi’s clients vary from multinational to start-ups which span across a wide range of industries including natural resources, energy, financial institutions (including multi-finance and insurance), health-care, private equity funds, and property. With a strong knowledge of legal, commercial, TAX and accounting issues that these industries encounter, Karyadi can quickly identify the key issues and offer practical business oriented legal solutions.
On litigation matters, Karyadi handled various suspensions of payment and bankruptcy proceeding of various industries including aviation, shipping, and mining sectors..
Karyadi has been consistently rated as a leading lawyer by several international publications including Asialaw, Legal500, Asia Business Law Journal, and IFLR1000 for the last half decade.
He is a member of the Editorial Board of The Derivatives and Financial Instrument Journal of the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentations. He contributes numerous law articles of IFLR, International Tax Review, Thomson Reuters, International Comparative Legal Guide and Getting the Deal Through. Karyadi was also a speaker at IBA, IPBA, IFA and IFLR events and gave seminars for tech start-up communities.
Recent transactions highlight:
PERADI (Indonesian Advocates Association)
HKHPM (Indonesian Capital Market Legal Consultants)
IKPI (Indonesian Tax Consultant Association)
IFA (International Fiscal Association)
IFAC (International Federation of Accountants)