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General Business Law - Uganda
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Apollo is one of the founding partners of MMAKS Advocates. He heads the Commercial Transactions team. With 26 years in legal practice, he specialises in corporate and commercial transactions including on company incorporation, governance and restructuring, mergers and acquisitions in various fields such as banking, insurance and oil and gas.
He has handled several high-profile commercial transactions in real estate, energy and mining sectors. These include deals on the National Oil Refinery, the Kampala Storage Terminal, Kilembe Mines, Bujagali Power Station, Kampala Flyover Project and the Namanve industrial park. Additionally, he routinely advises on regulatory aspects in the banking, telecommunications and insurance sectors.
Apollo is the Chairman of Equity Bank Uganda and Prudential Assurance Uganda Ltd. He has previously worked as a senior lecturer at the Faculty of Law Makerere University and with a private commercial bank and Uganda’s Central Bank.
Apollo is a graduate of Cambridge University, UK and holds a first-class honours Bachelor’s law degree from Makerere University and a Diploma in Legal Practice. He is a Senior Advocate qualified to practice law in all courts of Judicature in Uganda.
Member, East Africa Law Society
Member, Uganda Law Society