About Us

Foresight Consulting

History

Foresight Consulting, founded in 2010, has since set forth to become one of the fastest growing, most respectable, and reliable tax firm in Jakarta. Foresight is proudly established by a group of local tax practitioners with vast knowledge and a more hands-on approach on taxation practices, who also strive for a better future by working together to create a workspace that nurtures and embrace each other’s talents and diverse life backgrounds.

Our solid team of professionals are constantly enhance their tax knowledge to become the most reliable and beneficial resource for the firm as well as our clients. With an o ce equipped with the most advanced and essential facilities, creating an artistic and innovative working atmosphere, helps Foresight face major challenges in the local and international competitive markets.

Our Vision

We believe that the essential key to success in becoming one of the most reputable, reliable, and leading tax consultant firm in Indonesia is in providing high quality and unify outcomes between financial and tax advisory services.

Our Mission

 Provide favorable and reliable solutions of client’s financial and taxation matters.
 Furnish our resources with a variety of financial and taxation expertise as high caliber advisers.
 Build solid networks and good relationships within our colleagues, other financial organizations, and government institutions.

Our Partner

Handy Kurniawan

Managing Partner

Handy is a professional tax advisor with in-depth knowledge of domestic and international tax laws and practices with a solid experience spanning over 20 years. He earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Faculty of Economic Trisakti University Jakarta, Master’s degree in International Tax from School of Management of the University of Texas at Dallas, USA, and bachelor’s degree in law from Tujuh Belas Agustus University, Jakarta, Indonesia.

He began his career as internal auditor for PT Inti Salim Corpora in He later joined PB Taxand for a total of years where he worked his way up as a Senior Manager for its Corporate Tax Division Whilst. continuing his study in USA in he worked as a tax consultant in Maultsby and Coin Dallas.

In 2010 he established Foresight Consulting His areas of expertise include tax restructuring tax planning tax litigation debt restructuring merger and acquisition tax audit tax review tax objection tax appeal application of Judicial Review handling IPO preparation and cross border tax issues Handy holds Brevet C Certification an Indonesian Tax Consultant License and an Attorney License for The Indonesian Tax Court.

Zeyd

Partner

Zeyd obtained his Bachelor degree from University of Indonesia, Jakarta majoring in Accounting and holds a Law degree from Tujuh Belas Agustus University, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Becoming a tax consultant for more than a decade has deepened his knowledge in Accounting and Tax for various sectors such as banking, retails, plantation, mining, transportation, chemical, real estate, and manufacturing. He had advised extensive tax cases such as merger of banks, tax and financial review, acquisition and divestment, restructuring process, representing clients at the tax court for objection, appeal, and judicial review cases.

Prior to becoming one of the founding partners of Foresight Consulting, he joined PB Taxand for 7 years. He also has experience as an auditor for BDO Tanubrata working as a public accountant before joining PB Taxand.

Zeyd holds an Indonesian Tax Consultant License, a Brevet C Certification, an Attorney License for the Indonesian Tax Courts, and is a State Registered Accountant and Chartered Accountant (CA).

Martua Eliakim Tambunan

Partner

Graduated with a Bachelor’s degree majoring in Accounting from Sekolah Tinggi Akuntansi Negara (STAN), he deepened his knowledge further in taxation by obtaining his master’s degree, focusing on tax administration from University of Indonesia, Jakarta. Further, Martua obtained his doctorate in Finance, from the School of Business & Management of IPB, focusing on related party transaction that influences the company’s value to a business group, which was the root of transfer pricing.

Prior to becoming Transfer Pricing Division’s Partner for Foresight Consulting, Martua had over twenty-three years of working experience with the Indonesian government at the Directorate General of Taxes (DGT). During his time at the DGT, he acquired deep knowledge and analytical skills particularly regarding international taxation and transfer pricing cases.

The combination of work experiences for decades with the government and advanced academic qualifications has equipped Martua to be a professional in multinational companies or business groups who provide hands-on advice that speaks the language of knowledge in the taxation area, especially in Transfer Pricing world.