Jeffy Katio is an associate in the Singapore office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Corporate Department.

Mr. Katio focuses on a variety of corporate transactions, including equity and debt capital markets for US-registered and cross-border Southeast Asia deals, M&A, and private equity.

Mr. Katio’s representative experience includes advising:

  • VinFast Auto, a leading Vietnamese automotive manufacturer, on the business combination with Black Spade Acquisition Co., a special purpose acquisition company
  • Mandiri Securities, a securities company based in Indonesia, as the sole arranger and sole lead manager on the establishment of Solar United Network’s US$250 million Multicurrency Debt Issuance Programme and the issuance of US$70 million 8.125% notes due 2025
  • The underwriters on the Initial Public Offering of PT Cemindo Gemilang Tbk with the Indonesian Stock Exchange*
  • PT Hutama Karya and the Republic of Indonesia, in accordance to Regulation S and Rule 144A market standard, on the establishment of PT Hutama Karya's US$1.5 billion Global Medium Term Note Program (MTN Program), and PT Hutama Karya's debut US$600 million notes offering under the MTN Program*
  • PT Bank Mandiri (Persero) on the establishment of IDR 1 trillion Shelf Offering II Phase I 2020 Bond program*
  • The Republic of Indonesia in relation to its SEC-registered €1 billion 1.100% Bonds due 2033, US$1.25 billion 1.850% Bonds due 2031, US$1.25 billion 3.050% Bonds due 2051, and US$0.5 billion 3.350% Bonds due 2071*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • J.D. (Hons), Emory University School of Law, 2018
  • Master of Arts, University of Toronto, 2013
  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminology & Ethics, Society, and Law, University of Toronto, 2012
    with high honors

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Bahasa (Indonesian)