Melissa is Partner specializing in corporate practice and capital market with experiences in banking and finance. Prior to joining the firm, she was part of one of the largest law firms in Indonesia.
Melissa is experienced in advising and assisting clients, both private and state-owned enterprises, in various capital market transactions including initial public offering (IPO), rights issues, and bonds offering. She is also familiar with corporate restructuring. Additionally, she is also knowledgeable in finance and banking industry as she frequently represents clients in financing transactions.
One of her distinguished transactions is representing Lembaga Penjamin Simpanan/LPS (Indonesia Deposit Insurance Company) on the divestment of PT Bank Mutiara Tbk. The unprecedented transaction was deemed to be the landmark transaction in Indonesia’s banking industry for divestment of failed bank under LPS’ scheme.
Areas of focus:
Corporate Practice, M&A, Capital Market, Banking and Finance
Education and admissions:
Sarjana Hukum (B.A), University of Indonesia
MSc Management Legal and Tax, EDHEC Business School
PERADI (Indonesian Advocate Association)
Himpunan Konsultan Hukum Pasar Modal (HKHPM) (Association of Capital Market Legal Consultants)
Melissa’s experiences, among others:
Advised PT Pelabuhan Indonesia II (Persero) on the issuance and offering of USD1.6 billion global bonds. The global offering was made under the reliance to the Rule 144A and Regulation S.
Advised Deutsche Bank AG, Hong Kong Branch as Sole Book Runner and Lead Manager on the offering of USD365,000,000 Senior Secured Notes by Ottawa Holdings Pte Ltd. The offering was made in reliance to the Rule 144A and Regulation S.
Advised PT Siloam Hospitals Tbk in its IPO and global offering in reliance to Regulation S and Rule 144A under the US Securities Act.
Advised PT Semen Indonesia (Persero) Tbk in procurement process for 2 cement plants.
Advised various State Owned Enterprises (BUMN) in numbers of merger and acquisition.
Advised PT Wijaya Karya (Persero) in various property development projects.
Advised PT Bank J Trust (Indonesia) Tbk in various bank and finance matters, including the issuance of its subordinated notes.
Advised various IT Startups (Tech Startups) in various corporate matters.