Dr. Gabriel A. Onagoruwa

Partner - Olaniwun Ajayi (UK) LLP

Dr. Onagoruwa chairs the Project Development and Finance Practice. He is a highly experienced transactional lawyer who specialises in energy and infrastructure projects in Africa. His practice focuses on advising development finance institutions, national and international oil companies, commercial banks, multilateral lending agencies, sponsors and developers in relation to large-scale project financings, structured finance, investments and acquisitions across the energy, power, renewables, oil and gas including LNG, petrochemical, mining and real estate sectors. He regularly advises on market leading cross-border transactions in these sectors across Africa.


Prior to Olaniwun Ajayi (UK) LLP, Gabriel was at White & Case and has been recognised as a leading individual for finance in emerging markets by Legal500

  • PhD, University of Cambridge, Wolfson College

  • LLM, University of Cambridge, Wolfson College

  • LLB (Hons), University of Ibadan

  • Solicitor and Barrister of the Supreme Court of Nigeria

  • Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales

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