Prof. Hikmahanto Juwana
Member of the Legal Experts Team at the Ministry of Defense
Member of the Legal Committee at the Ministry of State-Owned Enterprises
Prof. Hikmahanto Juwana is an Indonesian citizen, born in Jakarta. He is an Independent Commissioner of Unilever Indonesia since May 2011. He is an Independent Commissioner of PT Aneka Tambang Tbk (May 2009-May 2017), a Member of the Legal Experts Team at the Ministry of Defense (February 2010-present), and a Member of the Legal Committee at the Ministry of State-Owned Enterprises (September 2011-present). He was a Member of the Taxation Oversight Committee at the Ministry of Finance, (March 2010-March 2013) and the Expert Council at the Ministry of Justice and Human Rights (2004- 2005). He worked as consultant at the National Development Planning Board (Empowerment of the Commercial Court Adviser) from 2001 to 2002, and was Senior Legal Adviser to the Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs from 1999 to 2001. Prior to that he served in various capacities at a number of prominent law firms in Jakarta. He is inaugurated as Professor of International Law at the University of Indonesia in 2001, and served as Dean of the Faculty of Law from 2004 to 2008. He also teaches Law at several other prominent universities in Indonesia and has been a visiting professor at the University of Melbourne, National University of Singapore and Nagoya University, Japan. As an independent researcher he has published numerous books, articles and research papers on various aspects of international law, business law, and air and space law, among others. He graduated with a degree in Law from the University of Indonesia in 1987, and holds an LLM from Keio University, Japan (1992) and a PhD from the University of Nottingham, UK (1997).