Technology, Information & Fintech

They produce solid thought leadership in the FinTech space, addressing potentially controversial issues.
- Chambers & Partners (2019)

Technology, Information & Fintech

Olaniwun Ajayi LP’s Technology Innovation and FinTech practice is a clear leader in the Nigerian legal market; a fact illustrated by the significant role we have played in helping exciting new businesses to thrive and our consistent Tier 1 ranking by both Chambers Global and IFLR 1000.

With a practice that has established a reputation spanning over a number of years, our dedicated Technology, Innovation and Fintech (TIF) team is proficient in providing sophisticated legal advice for the full spectrum of players in the market. Our lawyers represent core technology and technology-enabled businesses through their growth lifecycle, including early stage documentation and establishment; investment transactions; product development and partnerships; and regulatory and compliance.

We act as trusted legal advisors to the largest payment platforms, fintech companies and regulators in Nigeria, Africa, Europe and United States of America including, software companies, tech start-ups, social entrepreneurs and online retailers and merchants. We are thought leaders in the technology and fintech market and are trained to deliver customized business solutions to our clients.


Fintech Forward Look 2019

2018 was an eventful year in the Fintech space. The ecosystem saw more funding rounds with fintechs raising more capital, regulators pushing out more rules and the biggest development in Q4 being the new regime for Payment Service Banks. In our 2019 Forward Look we look back at the highlights of 2018 and leap forward into 2019 sharing our thoughts for the ecosystem.
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