Angela Simatupang
Head of Consulting, International Contact Partner

Office : Jakarta
About Angela

Current role description

Angela is a Director of the Global Board of RSM International Limited and Senior Partner, Head of Consulting and International Contact Partner at RSM Indonesia. She is responsible for providing services to the public, not-for-profit and corporate sector. She is also a member of the RSM Global Consulting Centre of Excellence.

She joined RSM in 2000, seconded to Australia to assist with the risk advisory practice in Melbourne in 2005 and developed the risk consulting practice in Indonesia upon her return. Previous roles include Partner in Charge of Personnel and Head of Risk Advisory Service.

Current service skills and experience

Angela has expertise in Accounting Advisory, Finance & Accounting Outsourcing, Governance Risk Control Consulting Services, Management Consulting, Technology Consulting, Transaction Advisory Services and Corporate Finance.

Significant assignments have included fraud prevention including whistleblowing solution and fraud risk management, risks & control, including governance, internal audit, risk management, regulatory compliance, and technology risk and management/business consulting.

Current sector or industry expertise

Angela provides services to clients from various sectors, as well as multi-nationals. She takes a client-focused approach and has the technical skills, knowledge and ideas to provide value to clients in most industries. During the last three years, she has also served clients from Financial Services, Government, Manufacturing, Energy, Retail & Distribution, Food & Beverage, Telco, Infrastructure,  Government and the Public Sector, thereby gaining more expertise in these sectors.

Approach to service delivery and other

Angela offers a personalised and tailored service. She takes the clients perspective when gaining a full understanding of their needs, recommending solutions, supporting their plans and minimising problems. Clients value her sincere service, and she can be relied on to fulfil commitments.

She was a part of the team that delivered the Indonesia Code of Corporate Governance, Indonesia Code for Good Public Governance and the Whistleblowing System Guidebook issued by the Indonesia National Committee on Governance, an institution established by the Government of Indonesia.

Angela has lectured on internal audit & risk management for the Master of Accounting and Professional Accountant Program at the University of Indonesia. Moreover, she has written articles to promote Indonesia's awareness of governance. She was also appointed by regulators in Indonesia as Corporate Governance Expert that represent Indonesia in the ASEAN ACGS Forum since 2016.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's in Economy, majoring in Accounting, Universitas Trisakti, Indonesia, 1999
  • Master of Commerce, majoring in International Business and minoring in Management of Technology, University of Sydney, Australia, 2002
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), The IIA, 2007
  • Certified in Risk & Information Systems Controls, ISACA, 2010
  • Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA), The IIA, 2012
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), ACFE, 2020
  • COSO Enterprise Risk Management Certificate, The IIA/COSO, 2020