Kanya Satwika is a partner at Assegaf Hamzah & Partners (AHP) and is recommended for projects and energy by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2016). She was made a partner at AHP in 2015 and now heads the projects group in the firm’s banking and finance department. She has been involved in several of the power-plant projects being developed as part of the Indonesian government’s power-sector expansion programme, while also playing a leading role in a number of renewable energy initiatives. She has also been recognised internationally by International Financial Law Review (IFLR) for her expertise in M&A and Islamic finance and she advised the government of Indonesia on the country’s first sovereign global Islamic bond in 2009 and its subsequent issuance in 2011, 2013 and 2015.
A licensed advocate, Kanya holds a Bachelor of Laws, majoring in transnational law, from the University of Indonesia, and an LLM in oil and gas law from the University of Aberdeen in Scotland. She is a member of the Indonesian Bar Association (PERADI).