Rudi Hartono Purba
Audit Partner


Current role description

Rudi is a Partner for Audit Practice at RSM Indonesia, having progressed since joining the firm in 2000. He is responsible for the Audit and Assurance services of listed and non-listed companies in Indonesia. He also undertakes special engagements related to Bond Issuance and Initial Public Offering (IPO). 

Current service skills and experience

Rudi has significant Audit and Assurance, Agreed-upon Procedures and other Attestation experience. He specialises in Capital Market transactions - Initial Public Offerings and Bond Issuance, which includes arrangement and comfort letters, prospectus reviews and memorandums, and summaries of the differences between accounting standards.

Rudi has in-depth experience as Group Auditor; performing audits, reviewing group consolidated financial statements and coordinating and instructing component auditors to consolidate Parent Entities for clients in Indonesia. He also performs audits and reviews of financial statements, financial information and reporting packages as Component Auditor for the group auditor or other RSM firms acting as the group auditor.

Current sector or industry expertise

Rudi provides services to clients from various sectors, as well as multinationals.  He takes a client-focused approach and has the technical skills, knowledge and ideas to provide clients value in most industries. During the last four years, he has also served clients from Industrial Products, Agriculture, Professional Business Industries, Consumer Products, Mining and related services, Real Estate and Construction, Financial Services, Telecommunications, Logistics, Manufacturing and Retail, thereby gaining more expertise in these sectors.

Approach to service delivery and other

Rudi takes a fresh perspective and uses an intelligent risk-based audit approach, working closely with clients to understand their business and identify future challenges.  He collaborates with experienced and dedicated experts to address specific needs and carry out his clients’ vision. Clients can expect timely services that meet deadlines and keep them regularly updated to identify and resolve problems.


  • Bachelor of Economics, majoring in Accounting, Universitas Sumatera Utara, Indonesia
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), The IAPI
  • Registered Tax Consultant, Brevet B, The Directorate General of Taxes