The Team

Sandra Asuzu

ASSOCIATE

Sandra Asuzu

Sandra is an Associate in the Energy and Corporate/Commercial Group at Gbenga Biobaku & Co. Sandra’s experience is oriented towards oil and gas projects and transactions, regulatory and compliance issues and maritime work. Sandra has been involved in the structuring, negotiating and drafting of several joint venture and shareholder Agreements as well as acquisitions and disposal of assets. Sandra also provides Company Secretarial support to a number of the local and multinational clients of GBC.

Education

  • The University of Nigeria, Nsukka (LLB); 2011
  • The Nigerian Law School; 2012

Expertise

  • Energy and Projects
  • Regulatory and Compliance
  • Maritime Law
  • Intellectual Property and General Corporate/Commercial Practice

Memberships

  • Nigerian Bar Association
  • Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria.

Select Experiences

Advising African Capital Alliance, a leading private equity firm in Nigeria in connection with the acquisition and financing of an interest in a gas processing plant involving a combination of equity and mezzanine finance in the sum of USD64million and reviewing and advising on the various Gas Agreements and the EPC contract.

Advising clients on Nigerian content obligations, NIMASA regulations and assisting with the processing of NIMASA licences and other relevant licences and permits required in connection with operations in the Nigerian Maritime sector.

Reviewing and advising on oil and gas Agreements such as Joint Operating Agreements, Production Sharing Contracts, Unit Agreements and Unit Operating Agreements.

Advising on Nigerian content issues relating to oil and gas projects and petroleum operations.

Advising on several acquisitions and sale of assets.