Partner, Corporate Finance & Transactions
Olanrewaju is a Partner at the Firm and leads the Corporate Finance & Transactions team.
He provides legal advice to various organisations at their different business cycles: from startups & emerging companies to multinationals. He is a seasoned corporate finance professional and he advises clients on capital sourcing & allocation, transaction structuring and various commercial issues.
He has led the team in notable acquisitions and played significant roles in equity and debt financing as well as debt recovery. He advises boards of directors and management teams on complex corporate and finance transactions and other strategic business matters in a variety of industries and sectors, including financial services, real estate, hospitality and tech. Olanrewaju regularly advises organisations on public and private mergers and acquisitions, complex joint venture transactions, collaboration agreements, and other strategic alliances.
He has acted as deal advisor on multi-million-dollar equity raise transactions and is known for his strong business acumen and ability to demystify complex transactions. He is a result oriented professional with a keen ability to analyze key legal issues and offer practical and cutting-edge solutions to clients. He is an incisive commercial lawyer with an ability to meander complex procedures.
Olanrewaju has several certifications which cuts across business management and legal advisory some of which were obtained from the Lagos Business School (LBS), Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK (ACIArb), Corporate Finance Institute (CFI) amongst others. He presently sits on the board of various organisations where he provides both legal and general business guidance.
- Nigerian Bar Association
- Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK (ACIArb)
- Deal Structuring & Negotiation
- Corporate Finance
- Deal Advisory
- Commercial Transactions
- Private Equity
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Capital Raise