Gerrit Jan Kleute joins the Firm from Clifford Chance. He has worked in Clifford Chance’s offices in Amsterdam, London, Singapore and lastly Jakarta (through its associated firm LWP). He brings a wealth of experience in M&A, restructuring, contractual and corporate partnerships, joint ventures and private equity.
Commenting on Gerrit's appointment, Timur Sukirno, Managing Partner of HHP Law Firm, said, "Gerrit's appointment is a testament to our commitment to grow our M&A practice in Indonesia. I am very pleased to welcome him to the Firm and look forward to working with him."
Mark Innis, Foreign Legal Consultant with HHP Law Firm, added, "We are delighted to have Gerrit on board. Indonesia is South-east Asia’s largest economy and the fourth largest in the world, and having someone with Gerrit's experience and client profile on the team reinforces our ability to help clients leverage the opportunities in this region."
Gerrit added, "HHP Law Firm, a member firm of Baker & McKenzie International, has been consistently named as the leading firm in various legal directories awards and rankings. I am excited to work together with this experienced and well-regarded team to enhance our position in the M&A transactional space.”