Wawan graduated from Hasanuddin University and earned his bachelor degree in accounting with a cum-laude predicate in 2004. Before Joining TaxPrime, Wawan has over eight (8) years of experience working for DGT in which he was responsible for monitoring and advising compliance of the biggest multinational enterprises in Indonesia administered by the Large Taxpayers Office Two (LTO 2).
He also served as LTO2 and Large Taxpayers Regional Office (LTRO) counsel whose principle duty is to give advice to tax auditors and objection examiners in international tax and transfer pricing issues identified in the audit and objection phase.
After being named to board of partners, Wawan concentrates on domestic and international tax issues composing of corporate income tax, VAT, transfer pricing, international tax, and tax management. In the context of transfer pricing and international tax, he specialises in a wide variety of cases involving sale and purchase of tangible products, transfer and license of intangibles, transfer of services, and business restructuring. He also assists clients in preparing the proper transfer pricing documentation for routine compliance reporting (local file, master file, and country-by-country reporting) and for specific purposes such as MAP and APA.
Wawan is known for being active and follows fashion trend. Other than acknowledged as a transfer pricing freak, he is also a run addict. Since 2008, running has been a part of him that can’t be missed. He never skips a 10K marathon held in various cities.