Mr. Freddy Karyadi joined ABNR as senior associate in July 2007 and became a partner on 1 January 2012. He read law at University of Indonesia (1998) and earned an LL.M. in International Tax at Leiden University (2002). He also graduated cum laude in 1997 from the Faculty of Economics of Trisakti University in Jakarta and obtained an M.B.A. degree from Peking University (2015). Mr. Karyadi has participated in various training events and seminars in Indonesia and abroad. Prior to joining ABNR, he worked for a number of years in other prominent law firms in Jakarta. In 2010, he was seconded to a leading Dutch law and tax firm. His special practice areas are capital markets, M&A, investment, bankruptcy, corporate and debt restructurings, litigation, property, natural resources, tax, banking and project finance matters. He has represented international financial institutions, banks, private equity, venture capital, tech/digital, mining, and publicly listed companies.
Mr. Karyadi is a member of the editorial board of the Derivatives and Financial Instrument Journal, International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation, the Netherlands and is the regional correspondent for the Indonesia jurisdiction for Tax Notes International of Virginia, USA. Freddy also contributes articles to the International Financial Law Review (IFLR), International Tax Review, International Comparative Legal Guides (ICLG) and Getting The Deal Through, and is a regular speaker at the International Bar Association, Inter-Pacific Bar Association and various forums hosted by IFLR. He is also a tax attorney, chartered accountant and licensed tax consultant. He has received awards from the IFLR1000, Asialaw Profiles and The Legal 500 Asia Pacific.