Ratna Iskandar graduated from Trisakti University, School of Law and obtained an LL.M (Master of Laws degree) from University of Houston, Texas. 

After graduation from law school, she joined a national bank as an in-house counsel and a joint venture non-bank financial institution as a legal manager for a total of 7 years.  In 1989, she started her career at Makarim & Taira S., one of the oldest law firms in Jakarta for over 25 years in which she served as a Partner for more than 20 years.  She represented a number of multi-national corporations as well as national companies and handled numerous project finance, mergers and acquisitions, financing syndications, banking and restructuring as well as general corporate, commercial and foreign investment work.  

Ratna is licensed as an advocate and is a member of PERADI. She was also acknowledged as one of Indonesian leading lawyers for a number of years by several international legal publications.

Languages: Indonesian and English.