Edy Tarlesno, S.H., LL.M.

As the head of Legal and Administration department at Cekindo Business International, Edy’s main focus lies on ensuring internal and external legal compliance with the laws of the Republic of Indonesia.

Edy attained a Master’s degree in International Business Law from McGill University in Montreal, Canada with the focus of Indonesian oil and gas law. He is also a sworn Advocate from the Indonesian Bar Association, licensed Mediator from the Supreme Court of the Republic of Indonesia, Certified Legal Auditor from Indonesian Legal Auditor Association (Asosiasi Auditor Hukum Indonesia/ASAHI) and Certified Legal Translator from the University of Indonesia.

Prior to Cekindo, he worked at a prominent litigation law firm specializing in bankruptcy and insolvency, where he was responsible for assisting on trial cases and researching materials. During his time working for a leading social foundation in Indonesia, where he managed hospitals, universities and several land banks in Jakarta and Tangerang, he was responsible for legal compliance, permits application and renewal, litigation and legal system maintenance. He also led the legal department in the participation of ISO 9001:2008 manual preparation and certification for foundation level.

He has also had experience in working in the legal section for a national nickel mining company, where he was responsible for manpower law, industrial relations and legal contract enforcement on a national level. Edy has experience in Corporate Law, Business Law, Manpower Law and International Investment Law based on the applicable regulations in Indonesia.