Dr Yozua MAKES is the Founder and Managing Partner of Makes & Partners, a member of WPG. Yozua founded Makes & Partners in 1993 and has more than 25 years of experience in transnational mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, project finance, foreign investment and a broad range of complex cross-border commercial transactions associated with capital markets.

Yozua’s extensive educational pursuits include a Master of Laws Degree (LL.M.) from the Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California, Berkeley, a Bachelor's Degree in Law from the University of Indonesia, a Master of Management Degree at the Asian Institute of Management, Philippines, and the completion of the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.

Yozua’s other professional achievements include being one of the first members of the National Committee on Corporate Governance, a member of the Board of Experts of the Indonesian Publicly Listed Companies Association, and a registered Capital Market Lawyer with the Financial Services Authority (Otoritas Jasa Keuangan or “OJK”). Yozua was recently recognised in the 2021 Hall of Fame of Legal 500 for capital markets. He was recognised as the Most Commended External Counsel in South East Asia at the Asian-mena In-House Community Awards and was 2019 Marquis Who’s Who Lifetime Achievement Awardee and is in the top 100 Lawyers List in Indonesia 2020 by the Asian Business Legal Journal.

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