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Asue Ighodalo

Asue Ighodalo
Office:
98 Awolowo Road, South West Ikoyi
PO Box 53756, Falomo, Ikoyi
101232
City:
Lagos
Country:
Nigeria
Tel:
+234 1 461 5203 4
Fax:
+234 1 461 5205

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Nigeria - Capital Markets

Asue Ighodalo, a founding partner of Banwo & Ighodalo, obtained his first degree in economics from the University of Ibadan, and a law degree from the London School of Economics. He was admitted into the Nigerian Bar in July 1985.

His core areas of practice are capital markets, corporate and project finance, mergers and acquisitions and energy and natural resources. He has many years of extensive experience in all of his core practice areas, and over the years has been consistently ranked as a top-tier or leading lawyer by the main legal directories.

Asue is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association (current chair of the section on business law); the International Bar Association’s section on energy and natural resources law; the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators; the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (board member); the commercial law and taxation committee of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry; and the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.

Asue is the chairman of the board of Sterling Bank Plc and also sits on the boards of other public and private companies and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) including the Christopher Kolade Foundation, the FATE Foundation (an NGO committed to the development of entrepreneurial skills in Nigeria), Tiger Brands Consumer Plc (formerly Dangote Flour Mills Plc), Mainstreet Technologies Limited (sponsor of the Main One subsea cable project), Cardinal Stone Partners, Okomu Oil Palm Plc and Global Mix Limited (a property development company, which he also chairs). He has authored many articles in leading law publications and also delivered several presentations on diverse subjects.

His hobbies include golfing, watching football, reading, travelling and participating in political discourse. He is married and blessed with a daughter.

WWL says: Asue Ighodalo is a “strong and creative dealmaker”, widely regarded as a leading capital markets practitioner in Nigeria.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Nigeria which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Nigeria - M&A & Governance

Asue Ighodalo, a founding partner of Banwo & Ighodalo, obtained his first degree in economics from the University of Ibadan, and a law degree from the London School of Economics. He was admitted into the Nigerian Bar in July 1985.

His core areas of practice are capital markets, corporate and project finance, mergers and acquisitions and energy and natural resources. He has many years of extensive experience in all of his core practice areas, and over the years has been consistently ranked as a top-tier or leading lawyer by the main legal directories.

Asue is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association (current chair of the section on business law); the International Bar Association’s section on energy and natural resources law; the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators; the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (board member); the commercial law and taxation committee of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry; and the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.

Asue is the chairman of the board of Sterling Bank Plc and also sits on the boards of other public and private companies and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) including the Christopher Kolade Foundation, the FATE Foundation (an NGO committed to the development of entrepreneurial skills in Nigeria), Tiger Brands Consumer Plc (formerly Dangote Flour Mills Plc), Mainstreet Technologies Limited (sponsor of the Main One subsea cable project), Cardinal Stone Partners, Okomu Oil Palm Plc and Global Mix Limited (a property development company, which he also chairs). He has authored many articles in leading law publications and also delivered several presentations on diverse subjects.

His hobbies include golfing, watching football, reading, travelling and participating in political discourse. He is married and blessed with a daughter.

WWL says: Asue Ighodalo is considered “an excellent negotiator” whose expertise in transactions is “second to none”.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Nigeria which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Nigeria - Energy & Natural Resources

Asue Ighodalo, a founding partner of Banwo & Ighodalo, obtained his first degree in economics from the University of Ibadan, and a law degree from the London School of Economics. He was admitted into the Nigerian Bar in July 1985.

His core areas of practice are capital markets, corporate and project finance, mergers and acquisitions and energy and natural resources. He has many years of extensive experience in all of his core practice areas, and over the years has been consistently ranked as a top-tier or leading lawyer by the main legal directories.

Asue is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association (current chair of the section on business law); the International Bar Association’s section on energy and natural resources law; the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators; the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (board member); the commercial law and taxation committee of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry; and the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.

Asue is the chairman of the board of Sterling Bank Plc and also sits on the boards of other public and private companies and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) including the Christopher Kolade Foundation, the FATE Foundation (an NGO committed to the development of entrepreneurial skills in Nigeria), Tiger Brands Consumer Plc (formerly Dangote Flour Mills Plc), Mainstreet Technologies Limited (sponsor of the Main One subsea cable project), Cardinal Stone Partners, Okomu Oil Palm Plc and Global Mix Limited (a property development company, which he also chairs). He has authored many articles in leading law publications and also delivered several presentations on diverse subjects.

His hobbies include golfing, watching football, reading, travelling and participating in political discourse. He is married and blessed with a daughter.

WWL says: Asue Ighodalo is “a smooth operator” who impresses with his “calm demeanour and expert handling of negotiations”.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Nigeria which can be purchased from our Shop.

Who's Who Legal Nigeria - Project Finance

Asue Ighodalo, a founding partner of Banwo & Ighodalo, obtained his first degree in economics from the University of Ibadan, and a law degree from the London School of Economics. He was admitted into the Nigerian Bar in July 1985.

His core areas of practice are capital markets, corporate and project finance, mergers and acquisitions and energy and natural resources. He has many years of extensive experience in all of his core practice areas, and over the years has been consistently ranked as a top-tier or leading lawyer by the main legal directories.

Asue is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association (current chair of the section on business law); the International Bar Association’s section on energy and natural resources law; the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators; the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (board member); the commercial law and taxation committee of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry; and the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.

Asue is the chairman of the board of Sterling Bank Plc and also sits on the boards of other public and private companies and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) including the Christopher Kolade Foundation, the FATE Foundation (an NGO committed to the development of entrepreneurial skills in Nigeria), Tiger Brands Consumer Plc (formerly Dangote Flour Mills Plc), Mainstreet Technologies Limited (sponsor of the Main One subsea cable project), Cardinal Stone Partners, Okomu Oil Palm Plc and Global Mix Limited (a property development company, which he also chairs). He has authored many articles in leading law publications and also delivered several presentations on diverse subjects.

His hobbies include golfing, watching football, reading, travelling and participating in political discourse. He is married and blessed with a daughter.

WWL says: Asue Ighodalo is “a top-notch finance lawyer” whose “technical expertise” makes him an asset in structuring complex transactions.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Nigeria which can be purchased from our Shop.

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