During his more than 20-year career as a corporate lawyer, Giovanni has gained expertise in corporate and commercial law covering Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and Joint Ventures (JV), Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), restructuring, divestment. In particular, Giovanni has worked with and represented numerous Indonesian Governments and State Owned Companies (BUMN). He assisted the Indonesian Ministry of Industry in the shares acquisition of PT INALUM (Indonesia Asahan Aluminium) and the Indonesian Ministry of Finance c.q. Government Investment Centre (PIP – Pusat Investasi Pemerintah) in the planned divestment of shares in PT Newmont Nusa Tenggara and several financing projects involving PT PLN (Persero), PT KAI (Persero), and PT INKA; provided legal reviews on the planned restructuring of 62 subsidiary and joint venture companies of PT Pertamina (Persero); assisted in acquisitions of shares in PT AXA Mandiri Financial Services by PT Bank Mandiri (Persero), Tbk. and in PT Bank Agroniaga, Tbk. by PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia (Persero), Tbk. (Bank BRI); assisted in the spin-off of assets and liabilities of PT PANN relating to its purposes and objectives and business activities in the field of maritime financing to its subsidiary company PT PANN Pembiayaan Maritim and the divestment of some shares owned by Kopelindo and Yabinstra as the controlling shareholders in PT Bank Bukopin, Tbk.; assisted PT PINS Indonesia – a subsidiary of PT Telkom (Persero) in acquiring PT Tiphone Mobile Indonesia, Tbk., and also various legal works for international companies such as Guangxi LiuGong Machinery Co., Ltd , Bridgestone Corporation, FJ Benjamin Holdings Ltd., TCL Electronic Group.
Giovanni Mofsol Muhammad is a partner of Hanafiah Ponggawa & Partners (now Dentons HPRP). Joining the firm when he graduated from Universitas Indonesia with a Bachelor of Law degree (S.H.), Giovanni was made a partner at HPRP in 2007.
- Universitas Indonesia (UI)
Awards & Recognitions
- Named on the A-List of Indonesia’s Top 100 Lawyers by a leading legal publication, Asia Legal Business Journal (“ALBJ”) in 2018
- Named as a “Leading Lawyer” by IFLR 1000 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 editions in Project Finance practice
- Listed as a “Asialaw Recommended Individual” in Asialaw Profile 2016 edition
- Recognized as a “Leading Lawyer” by Asialaw Profile 2015, 2016, and 2017 edition in Energy & Natural Resources practice