Abayomi Adebanjo, General Counsel & Regional Business Head
Mr. Abayomi Adebanjo is the General Counsel of MainOne. He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) with an International Certificate in Financial Securities & Corporate Finance from London School of Economics & Political Science and a Certificate in International Financial Law from the University of Oxford/Euromoney. He has a first degree in Law (LLB) from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife; a postgraduate degree in Mergers and Acquisitions from College of Law, England and Wales; and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Lagos Business School.
Prior to joining MainOne, Abayomi was Co-Head of the Financial Services Sector of the Firm of Jackson, Etti & Edu and also headed the Banking & Finance Unit of the Firm. Abayomi has been constantly nominated and ranked yearly in the “Rising Star” category by IFLR from 2013 – 2019, has been recognized in the Leading Lawyer category by Chambers Global and recently won the African Legal Rising Star award at the 2018 African Law Digest Awards.