Olufemi Lijadu is a partner and heads banking and finance practice. He is a leading commercial lawyer with thirty years’ experience in private practice and in-house. Femi returned to private practice in 2011 having worked in-house as Company Secretary and Legal Adviser, and subsequently, Executive Director of one of Nigeria’s top four banking institution, United Bank of Africa Plc. He has written several articles on globalisation of legal services and local content development in Nigeria’s Oil & Gas sector and regularly speaks on these issues on domestic and international platforms. He is a Sloan Fellow of London Business School.