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Cynthia Waweru

Associate | Nairobi

Cynthia-Waweru

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T: +254 20 503 1600

Overview

Cynthia is an associate in our Nairobi office and a member of the Corporate Commercial Department, specializing in competition law at the firm.

Experience

  • Assisted in the preparation of merger filings to COMESA Competition Commission and the Fair Competition Commission in respect of the G4S takeover by Allied Universal.
  • Assisted in the preparation of merger filing to the Competition Authority of Kenya in respect of the acquisition of QPEA GT Menengai Limited by Globeleq Geothermal (Kenya) Limited.
  • Assisted in filing several merger notifications and exclusion applications to the Competition Authority of Kenya.
  • Assisted in advising on the acquisition of Uwezo Microfinance Bank by Salaam African Bank.
  • Assisted in advising on the acquisition of the bio control business of Dudutech by the InVivo Group.
  • Assisted in conducting several due diligence exercises in respect of various M&A transactions.
  • Assisted in preparing advisory opinions on merger control, restrictive trade practices and general corporate matters.

AREA OF EXPERTISE

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from Strathmore University.
  • Post Graduate diploma from the Kenya School of Law.
  • Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.

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Overview

Cynthia is an associate in our Nairobi office and a member of the Corporate Commercial Department, specializing in competition law at the firm.

Experience

  • Assisted in the preparation of merger filings to COMESA Competition Commission and the Fair Competition Commission in respect of the G4S takeover by Allied Universal.
  • Assisted in the preparation of merger filing to the Competition Authority of Kenya in respect of the acquisition of QPEA GT Menengai Limited by Globeleq Geothermal (Kenya) Limited.
  • Assisted in filing several merger notifications and exclusion applications to the Competition Authority of Kenya.
  • Assisted in advising on the acquisition of Uwezo Microfinance Bank by Salaam African Bank.
  • Assisted in advising on the acquisition of the bio control business of Dudutech by the InVivo Group.
  • Assisted in conducting several due diligence exercises in respect of various M&A transactions.
  • Assisted in preparing advisory opinions on merger control, restrictive trade practices and general corporate matters.

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