Melli Darsa is the founding and managing partner of Melli Darsa & Co. (“MDC”), an Indonesian firm established in 2002 specializing in securities and capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and banking and finance/structured finance.

A graduate of the Faculty of Law of the University of Indonesia and Harvard Law School, having over 26 year experience practicing M&A-Securities-Finance law having cross-border aspects, Ms. Darsa holds executive positions in the Indonesian Bar Association (PERADI) as the Vice-Chair of the Board Expert and the Capital Market Legal Consultant Association (HKHPM). Ms. Darsa is also a member of New York Bar and the American Bar Association.

Ms. Darsa is an Eisenhower fellow in the 2010 Women Leadership Program. Presently, Ms. Darsa serves as Vice Chairperson of Law and Regulation in Indonesian Chamber of Commerce.