SSEK Legal Consultants

FinTech Legal Department

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What the team is known for The firm is praised for its strength in the regulatory sector where it advises on a range of issues including cybersecurity, data, blockchain and crypto assets. Regularly advises international e-money and payment platforms on establishing themselves in Indonesia as well as startups on compliance with Indonesia's central bank regulatory framework.

Strengths"They have a strong understanding of how the regulatory environment relates to FinTech. They also have a good line of communication with the regulators themselves. They can pick up the phone and get tricky questions answered quickly."

"They’ve demonstrated a deep understanding of the issues associated with investments into the sector and market."

Work highlights Represented Allianz X on its USD35 million investment into Go-Jek.

Advising Kakao on its regulations around cryptocurrency and possible establishment of a portal web company to act as a marketplace for cryptocurrency business in Indonesia.

Significant clients SoftBank Vision Fund, Alibaba, Grab, Mastercard, Ant Financial.

Notable practitioners Fahrul Yusuf and Michael Carl are key contacts.