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31 RINGWAY ESTATES, ASAFOANYE O. BRONI CRESCENT, OSU, ACCRA, GHANA
Tel:
Work +233 30 225 3980
Fax:
Fax +233 30 225 3925
Email:
Web:
www.ENSafrica.com
Accra, Alexandra, Cape Town, Dar es Salaam, Durban, Johannesburg and 9 more

Rachel Dagadu

Tel:
Work +233 30 225 3980
Email:
ENSafrica

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ENSafrica in Ghana

Position

Managing Associate

Career

Rachel Dagadu is a managing associate at ENSafrica in Ghana. She specialises in finance and capital markets, real estate, mining and petroleum, and project finance law.

She has acted for clients in a number of industries, including multi-national banks and oil and energy companies.

Rachel’s experience includes advising clients on the financing of major projects, as well as assisting in cases relating to credit management, banking, sale of goods and contract, international trade, defamation, employment and insurance.

Education

Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Ghana; LLB (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology); LLM (University of Aberdeen); and Professional Certificate in Law (Ghana School of Law).


Ghana

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

ENSafrica is consistently involved in the most complex and high-profile transactions in Ghana, with particular experience in direct foreign investment. The large team works regularly with major international law firms and acts for global entities such as Citibank, multilateral agencies such as African Development Bank, and other significant companies, such as Chase Petroleum Ghana. It advised TMM Group on the review of an important shareholders’ agreement, and assisted Panafrican Mining Services (Ghana) with all aspects of a substantial equipment sale agreement. Elikem Nutifafa Kuenyehia routinely attracts praise, as does ‘excellent’ managing associate Rachel Dagadu. The team is praised as having a good understanding of clients’ commercial requirements.

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Infrastructure projects

Within: Infrastructure projects

ENSafrica is currently acting for the lenders in the provision of a $170m syndicated facility to the government of Ghana for financing the construction of the ‘Ring Road’ flyover. The team provides a ‘first-rate service and readily understands the business needs of clients, while also providing a very solid briefing on the key issues under Ghanaian law’. Paa Kwesi Morrison is ‘responsive and commercial’. Elikem Nutifafa Kuenyehia and David Asiedu are also recommended, as is the ‘brilliant’ managing associate Rachel Dagadu, who is skilled at advising on the financing aspects of major projects. The team regularly partners with several international law firms to provide local counsel on multi-jurisdictional deals.

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