Farid Fauzi Nasution

Farid Fauzi Nasution

Farid has acted for many prominent clients in merger filings, competition litigation, advisory and competition compliance. He has deep experience in many sectors, including telecommunication, pharmaceutical, automotive, energy and mining, oil and gas, banking and finance, insurance and public procurement.

Prior to joining AHP in 2016, Farid worked at the Indonesian Competition Commission (KPPU) for more than seven years. He was the head of Prosecution Division and then the head of the Merger and Acquisition sub-directorate. During his time at KPPU, he also led the drafting of the Indonesian Merger Regulation and the first KPPU Merger Guidelines. He then spent five years at another prominent law firm in Indonesia, specialising in anti-trust/competition, trade and general corporate.

In the trade law arena, Farid has advised clients in various trade aspects, including public procurement, import, retails, standardisation, and ASEAN free trade agreements.


  • Bachelor in Politics, Padjadjaran University (2000)
  • LL.B., Padjadjaran University (2002)
  • LL.M., Vrije Universiteit, the Netherlands (2006)
  • Licensed to practice law as an advocate by the Indonesian Bar Association (Peradi)
  • Certified Public Procurement Expert from the National Certification Professional Board

Memberships / Directorships

  • The Head of Education and Training at the Indonesian Competition Lawyers Association (ICLA)
  • The Secretary General of ASEAN Competition Institute


  • StuNed Scholarship: Full scholarship for completing master's degree (2005)
  • Jobst von Wohlert Award: Scholarship for undertaking a Training in International Transaction Course (2007)


  • Chambers Global Practice Guide – Cartels, Indonesian Chapter, Co-author, 2019.
  • Getting the Deal Through Market Intelligence – Cartels, Indonesian Chapter, Co-author, 2018.
  • Getting the Deal Through Market Intelligence – Merger Control, Indonesian Chapter, Co-author, 2018.
  • "Merestorasi Fungsi Administratif KPPU" (Restoring the Administrative Function of KPPU), Bisnis Indonesia, 28 November 2017.
  • "Competition in the Asia-Pacific: A Practitioner's Guide - Indonesia Chapter", with Mochamad Fachri, Kluwer International, 2015.
  • "2014 Annual Review of Antitrust Law Developments", contributor for Indonesian chapter, American Bar Association, 2014.
  • "2013 Annual Review of Antitrust Law Development", contributor for Indonesian chapter, American Bar Association, 2013.
  • "Pengendalian Merger di Indonesia dalam Perspektif Hukum Persaingan Usaha" (Indonesian Merger Control from the Competition Law Perspective), with AM Tri Anggraini, Jurnal Hukum Bisnis, Vol. 30, No. 3, 2011.
  • "Kartel dan Problematikanya" (Cartel and Its Problem), with Retno Wiranti, "Kompetisi" KPPU Newsletter, 11th Edition, 2008.
  • "Kiat Memahami Putusan KPPU" (Method to Understanding KPPU Decisions), www.hukumonline.com as per 6 October 2008.
  • "Peranan Analisis Ekonomi Dalam Pembuktian Pelanggaran Hukum Persaingan Usaha" (The Role of Economic Analysis in Proving Competition Law Violation), "Kompetisi" KPPU Newsletter, 10th Edition, 2008.
  • "Tinjauan Hukum Atas Sanksi Denda KPPU" (Legal Review on KPPU's Sanction of Fine), "Kompetisi" KPPU Newsletter, 9th Edition, 2007.
  • "Perjanjian Distribusi Menurut Hukum Persaingan Usaha" (Distribution Agreement According to Competition Law), Jurnal Hukum Bisnis, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2007.
  • "Hukum Persaingan Usaha: Perlindungan Bagi Siapa?" (Competition Law: Protection for Whom?), "Pledoi" Magazine No 10, Vol 1, 2007.
  • "Teknik Investigasi di KPPU" (Investigation Technique at KPPU), "Kompetisi" KPPU Newsletter, 3rd Edition, 2006.