Olusola Lawson

Job Description: 
Regional Director, West Africa
African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM)
Olusola Lawson (Sola) is the Regional Director for West Africa and is based in Lagos. AIIM develops, creates, advises and manages private equity infrastructure funds and Sola is responsible for AIIM’s activities in the region, which includes transaction and business development. Sola led AIIM funds’ investment into IHS Towers and Nigeria’s Azura-Edo IPP, and played a key role in the investment into Cenpower Generation Company in Ghana. Sola was previously 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, as well as playing a key role in the management of portfolio companies, primarily in the petrochemical storage and transportation space. Sola has a B.Sc in Economics from University College, London.