TEMILOLUWA OKEOWO

Managing Associate

Temiloluwa Olowu is a Managing Associate and a member of the firm’s private equity/venture capital, mergers and acquisitions and Fintech teams with a particular focus on public & private funding and securities law in Nigeria. Working with companies and funds throughout their life cycle, she has advised on incorporation and business formation, capital raising, alternative investment structures, and post-funding issues.

She has advised several private equity investors, on exit strategies and routinely conducts due diligence reviews to assess target viability. Temiloluwa’s transaction highlights include advising a combination of local and foreign players on the African continent on the Nigerian elements of their investment deals.  Working with U-Law, Temiloluwa routinely provides advice to start-ups and growth companies on a range of issues from their everyday legal matters to their most complex legal issues with a view to ensuring investor readiness.  She also enjoys supporting clients in the development of novel funding structures such as crowdfunding and other types of marketplace lending in Nigeria.

 Temiloluwa has co-authored articles in the Global Legal Insights Guide, Practical Law, Mondaq, International Law Office and has been recognised for her contributions to the World Bank Group’s ‘Doing Business Guide’.  In addition to facilitating trainings at UUBO’s Black Friday events for Start-ups, she is an inaugural member of U-law (a legal solution for start-ups and growth businesses), the African Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (AVCA) and the Nigerian Bar Association, Section on Business Law. Temiloluwa is an alumna of the London School of Economics and Political Sciences.

2022Managing Associate, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie
2019Senior Associate, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie
2014  Associate, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie
2014 Trainee Associate, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie
2010Intern, Perchstone and Graeys
2009Intern, Micheal Mofus Solicitors, UK

 

2013 Nigerian Law School, BL
2012The London School of Economics and Political Sciences, London

 

2013 Nigeria

 

Nigerian Bar Association

African Private Equity And Venture Capital Association (Avca) Activity Report 2022

April 26, 2022

Members of Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie’s Private Equity and Venture Capital and Tax teams, Folake Elias-Adebowale, Temiloluwa Olowu, Kelechi Ibe and Aanu Odunaike, have contributed the “Spotlight on West Africa” segment of the recently issued African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) Activity Report 2022 published this month. The Report is the 8th edition since its first release, and explores the current state […]

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Doing business in Nigeria

July 3, 2018

We are pleased to announce that our Ozofu Ogiemudia (Partner), Christine Sijuwade (Managing Associate) and Temi Olowu (Associate) from our Corporate Advisory, Private Equity and Mergers & Acquisitions teams contributed the Practical Law – Global Guide to Doing Business in Nigeria. The guide can be accessed at www.practicallaw.com/5-525-0487  

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