Sri Wahyu Ningsih is a Senior Legal Consultant at our Jakarta office. Sri’s areas of expertise cover investment law, labor and employment, immigration, tourism, consumer protection, dispute resolution and general corporate and commercial matters. This is reflected by the numerous foreign client she has advised on share and asset acquisitions operating in various sectors such as; mining, shipping, trading, tourism and hospitality and industrial and manufacturing. Sri regularly assists foreign clients on the establishment of local subsidiaries (including joint venture companies and special purpose entities) to facilitate their market entry and business activities in Indonesia. This has included shepherding clients through the complexity of the application process with the Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board and helping them secure the licenses and permits required under Indonesian law in alignment with their particular business objectives and contemplated activities.
Sri frequently advises mining and major oil & gas clients and was involved with an in-depth review of Indonesian mining laws and regulations. Her research competence and skillset in this domain also saw her conducting a similar exercise on the oil & gas regulatory framework which led to her presentation of a white paper to the Indonesian government concerning proposed amendments to oil & gas laws and regulations.
Sri is also often called upon to advise lenders and borrowers in connection with secured lending transactions in Indonesia including sensitive matters that involve complex debt refinancing. Her years of experience in practice has made her well-accustomed to working closely with clients in facilitating their registration, licensing and permitting needs with governmental departments and regulatory authorities. As a result, Sri has an excellent working relationship and solid rapport with relevant governmental officials, departmental heads and industry stakeholders that she liaises with on a frequent and on-going basis.