Ukamaka Okoli

Our highly experienced investment team has worked together realising significant value for investors spanning over 20 years. 
They have managed investments on behalf of major African corporations, Family Office, Private Capital and Private Equity managers. 

Legal and Compliance Manager

Amaka is a legal practitioner with about a decade of experience advising private equity funds, fund managers, global banks, multinational corporates, and parastatals. At Coronation Capital, she provides legal support to the investment team and oversees the compliance and regulatory function associated with transactions and the firm’s operations.

She has spent her career at law firms, most recently G. Elias & Co., one of Nigeria’s foremost business law firms, where she advised her clients on corporate, capital markets (debt and equity) and finance transactions across all sectors of the Nigerian economy. As a senior associate, her expertise was corporate law and finance including mergers and acquisition and private equity, financing, restructurings and insolvencies and legal “due diligence”. She has written articles in and contributed to legal journals and other publications.

An alumnus of International Lawyers for Africa (ILFA), she holds an LL.B from the Rivers State University of Science & Technology. She is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), NBA Section on Business Law and the Capital Markets Solicitors Association.