Capital Market and Financial Services, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate, Infrastructure, Project Finance and Investment
Languages: Indonesian and English
Yoopie specializes in capital markets and financial services works. He has handled all kinds of Indonesian capital markets transactions and corporate actions such as initial public offering of stocks and bonds, acquisition and mergers of public companies, rights issue and delisting/go private exercise by listed companies in various industries (e.g. finance companies, manufacturing companies, oil and gas services companies, securities companies, information technology companies and telecommunication companies).
He has also acted as lead Indonesian counsel in respect of listing and public offering of shares at Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Singapore Stock Exchange, Australia Stock Exchange and New York Stock Echange of various overseas companies holding interest in indonesian assets.
Yoopie also advised on the application and/or the impact of relevant capital market regulations to corporate matters and operational matters and business transactions of many Indonesian listed companies.
His clients in capital markets and financial services sector also include domestic and multinational securities companies, investment banks and invesment managers, to whom Yoopie provide advice on regulatory and transactional matters, e.g acting as lead counsel in the establishment of Indonesian securities brokerage arm of a major U.S securities company, advising the Singapore and Hong Kong office of another major U.S securities company on the compliance aspect of its marketing and promotional activities in Indonesia, acting as lead counsel on the establishment of Indonesian investment banking arm of a major Indian securities company and advising Indonesian investment managers on the establishment of mutual funds, dissolution of mutual funds and amendment to mutual funds contracts.
In addition to his capital markets and financial services experience, Yoopie has also acting as lead Indonesian counsel in acquisition of companies and/or assets in various sectors such as energy and resources, manufacturing, trading, services, logistics, oil and gas, securities brokerage, toll road and investment managers.
He has advised major state owned companies in chemical manufacturing sector on development of plants and factories (in particular advising of tender process and the negotiation with contractor on the EPC contracts). He is also part of the team advising major state owned companies in telecommunication, infrastructure and logistics sectors on procurement of assets and services, and corporate and operational matters.
In energy and resources sector, Yoopie has acted as lead counsel in energy and resources project finance transactions, establishment of mining operations of various multinational companies (in particular major Australian listed mining companies), and regulatory matters related to mining operations in Indonesia.
Yoopie has also been acknowledged for his expertise in advising clients on the implementation of Indonesian corporate laws and practices to their business operations.
Yoopie is a graduate of the Faculty of Law of University of Indonesia. From 2010 to 2015, he also co-authors the Indonesia Section of Thomson Reuters’ International Securities Regulation – Pacific Rim with Toby Grainger and Dr. Gordon R. Walker (Professor of Commercial Law, La Trobe University School of Law, Melbourne, Australia).