Richard is an associate in the firm’s corporate finance and corporate advisory practice. He has experience advising startups, medium scale businesses and multinational companies on capital structure, mergers & acquisitions, infrastructure financing and divestments.
He is an excellence-driven professional that specialises in structured finance such as credit, asset securitisation, secured lending, capital market issuances, and convertibles. He has also participated in teams that advised on alternative financing, private equity, mergers & acquisitions and project financing.
Before joining the firm, Richard worked with a leading law firm as a corporate finance associate and as a startup advisor at a consulting firm where he helped founders and growth businesses structure their businesses, obtain licences, raise capital and expand their markets through M&A and other business combinations. He also has experience advising investors on investor due diligence, taking security and strategic exits.
- Nigerian Law School: BL
- Rivers State University: LL.B
- Nigerian Bar Association (NBA)
- Corporate Finance
- Infrastructure Finance
- Deal Advisory
- Capital Markets
- Mergers & Acquisitions
- Startup Advisory
- General Corporate Advisory