Christopher Ndegwa

Chief Legal & Compliance Officer 

Biography

Christopher is a corporate and tax lawyer who routinely advises on all legal and tax aspects of mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings and structured finance transactions in East Africa. In parallel, he worked at PwC Kenya in the Regulatory Compliance Advisory team advising on various corporate transactions across Eastern Africa. His unique background of law and finance has led him to be an integral part of teams advising clients on the legal and tax aspects of private equity transactions. He is keen to see increased access to capital provided to African enterprises and has been involved in the structuring of equity and debt investments such as receivables financing, advising on setting up the first local currency infrastructure debt fund in East Africa and the considerations to be borne when setting up the first locally originated equities based exchange traded fund in Kenya.

Christopher holds a masters degree from Cambridge University.