Olusola is responsible for AIIM’s infrastructure investment transactions and business development in West Africa. He joined AIIM in 2011 and led the AIIM funds’ investment into IHS Towers and Nigeria’s Azura-Edo IPP and was fundamental for AIIM’s investment into Cenpower Generation Company in Ghana.

Previously Sola was an investment manager in Macquarie Group’s European Infrastructure Funds team in London where he worked on a number of European infrastructure transactions in a principal capacity, and played a key role in portfolio company management, primarily in the petrochemical storage and transportation space. Prior to joining Macquarie, Olusola worked at PwC London, where his focus was on transaction advisory services to a private equity client base. He holds a BSc Economics (Hons) from University College London.

Olusola Lawson is a panellist at the fifth Africa Investment Exchange: Gas meeting at RSA House, London on 2-3 May 2019.