Olukonyinsola Ajayi

Olaniwun Ajayi - Nigeria

Managing Partner

Lagos

+234 1 270 2551 Ext 2901

Highly regarded


Bar admissions:

England & Wales
Nigeria

Jurisdictions:

Nigeria

Practice areas:

Banking
Capital markets : Debt
Capital markets : Equity
Energy and infrastructure
M&A
Project development
Project finance

Industry sectors:

Banking
Energy
Financial services
Oil and gas


Konyin, a leading Senior Advocate, is the Managing Partner at OALP. His expertise spans the disparate yet connected fields of litigation and transactional work and has over 35 years’ experience in banking, project finance, capital markets, power, infrastructure, M&A, energy and natural resources, privatisation and dispute resolution. He played a key role in the Nigerian banking sector reforms and the recent power sector privatisation. He represents a wide range of clients in domestic and cross-border commercial disputes.

He advised on the largest single financial transaction in Nigerian financial history – the NGN 4.7 trillion debt issuance programme by the Asset Management Company of Nigeria (AMCON), under which AMCON issued initial consideration Bonds to 21 Nigerian Banks in consideration of the Non-Performing loans of the banks.

  • Banking and Finance
  • Mergers and Acquisition
  • Infrastructure Development
  • Energy and Natural Resources

  • Banking
  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Natural resources
  • Oil and gas