Skip to content

Njoroge Kangethe

Associate | Nairobi

Njoroge-Kangethe

Quick Search

Contact

T: +254 20 503 1600

Overview

Njoroge Kangethe is an Associate in our Mergers and Acquisitions department of our Nairobi office.

Njoroge has assisted in a series of M&A, Mining and Employment transactions.

Experience

Relevant Mining Experience

  • Advised on Project Karattha, which involved one of the largest niobium reserves in Kenya.
  • Advised on Project Kivu which involved one of Kenya’s biggest publicly traded companies.
  • Advised Eni, an Italian multinational oil and gas company on all aspects of mining licensing in Kenya.
  • Advised StareX on setting up greenfield mining operations in Kenya.
  • Advised Milele Power Limited on the acquisition of KP&P Africa B.V and Sandpiper Limited’s stake in the Lake Turkana Wind Project.
  • Advised the Clipper Group Limited with respect to the acquisition of existing mineral rights in Kenya.

Relevant Corporate Experience

  • Advised the Swedish School Association of Kenya on various aspects of their schools and operations.
  • Advised Kookabura Aerospace pty Limited on various aspects of setting up operations in Kenya.
  • Advised Entravision Communications Corporation on various aspects of setting up operations in Kenya.
  • Advised Scan Global Logistics on various aspects of setting up operations in Kenya.
  • Advised Shimizu Corporation on various aspects of setting up operations in Kenya.
  • Advised the AIK Group on various aspects of setting up operations in Kenya and investment in the telecommunications sector.
  • Advised Mayfair Insurance Company Limited in respect of a share sale.
  • Assisted Tilisi Developments PLC with drafting a shareholders’ agreement.
  • Project Elgon – Advised IBL Ltd in connection with the acquisition of 65% of the issued share capital of each of Harley’s Limited, Harley’s (T) Limited and Harley’s Uganda Limited.
  • Advised Women’s World Banking in connection with a proposed investment into in Pezesha Africa Limited.
  • Project Chuma – Advised Minet Holdings Africa Proprietary Limited in the disposal of its shareholding in Minet (Mauritius) Holdings Limited.
  • Project Hakika – Advised Team Apt Limited in relation to the proposed investment in Rafiki Microfinance Bank Limited.
  • Project Cruise – Advised Captain Andy Fishing Supply Limited in relation to a share sale.
  • Assisted Mega Pack (K) Limited navigate a shareholder dispute.
  • Advised Milele Power Limited in connection with the acquisition of one hundred percent (100%) of the issued share capital of KP&P Africa B.V.
  • Conducted a vendor due diligence on Kyosk App.
  • Advised the Pharo Foundation in relation to the purchase of the business and certain assets of Tender Care Junior Academy Limited.
  • Advised Cold Solutions Services Limited in relation to an increase in share capital and subsequent allotment.
  • Project Mbegu – Advised LeapFrog Investments in relation to an investment in Pula Advisors AG.
  • Advised Phoenix Beverages Limited in connection with a proposed equity investment of 25% of the issued share capital of African Originals Limited.
  • Advised Geminia Insurance Company Limited in the acquisition by Wafa Assurance of 51% of the entire issued share capital of Geminia Insurance Company Limited.
  • Advised BigCold Africa Holdings LLC in relation to an investment in Cinch Markets Inc.
  • Advised Sabic Kenya Limited in relation to engagement with various suppliers.

Relevant Employment Experience

  • Assisted the Flower Source Limited in drafting employment contracts for key employees and advised on several aspects of employee onboarding.
  • Assisted South Pole in drafting employment contracts for key employees and advised on several aspects of employee onboarding.
  • Assisted Enza Capital in drafting employment contracts for key employees and advised on several aspects of employee onboarding
  • Assisted Scan Global Logistics in drafting employment contracts for key employees and advised on several aspects of employee onboarding
  • Assisted Shimizu Corporation in drafting employment contracts for key employees and advised on several aspects of employee onboarding and employee compensation.
  • Advised Copia Kenya Limited on onboarding various contractors to the business.
  • Advised Nairobi Java House Limited in connection with the separation of a key executive employee.
  • Advised Sanlam Investments East Africa Limited in connection with the separation of a key executive employee
  • Advised IBL Limited in connection with the separation of a key employee.
  • Advised Nairobi Java House Limited in connection with setting up a long term incentive plan for the executive team.
  • Advised Nairobi Java House Limited in connection with a dispute lodged against the company by a former employee.
  • Advised Nairobi Java House Limited in connection with disputed employee compensation.
  • Advised WTS Energy in connection with employee compensation
  • Advised the Avenue Group Limited in connection with setting up a long term incentive plan for the executive team.
  • Advised Globeleq Africa Limited in connection with the termination of an operations and management agreement and subsequent employee separation.
  • Advised Syndicate Inc. in relation to setting up an employee share option plan applicable to its Kenyan subsidiary.
  • Advised Actis LLP with respect to a mass employee separation.
  • Advised Phatisa Kenya Limited with respect to a mass employee separation.
  • Advised QinetiQ UK Limited in connection with the secondment of an employee.
  • Advised Frontier Energy in connection with the secondment of an employee.
  • Advised Frontier Energy in connection with setting up a bonus plan for the executive team.
  • Conducted a legal audit of Absa Bank Kenya PLC.
  • Conducted a legal audit of East African Breweries Limited.
  • Assisted Clasp Kenya with updating various employment policies.
  • Assisted Mara Elephant Project Trust with updating various employment policies.

AREA OF EXPERTISE

Qualifications

  • LLB from the University of Nairobi.
  • Post graduate diploma from the Kenya School of Law.

INSIGHTS

Overview

Njoroge Kangethe is an Associate in our Mergers and Acquisitions department of our Nairobi office.

Njoroge has assisted in a series of M&A, Mining and Employment transactions.

Experience

Relevant Mining Experience

  • Advised on Project Karattha, which involved one of the largest niobium reserves in Kenya.
  • Advised on Project Kivu which involved one of Kenya’s biggest publicly traded companies.
  • Advised Eni, an Italian multinational oil and gas company on all aspects of mining licensing in Kenya.
  • Advised StareX on setting up greenfield mining operations in Kenya.
  • Advised Milele Power Limited on the acquisition of KP&P Africa B.V and Sandpiper Limited’s stake in the Lake Turkana Wind Project.
  • Advised the Clipper Group Limited with respect to the acquisition of existing mineral rights in Kenya.

Relevant Corporate Experience

  • Advised the Swedish School Association of Kenya on various aspects of their schools and operations.
  • Advised Kookabura Aerospace pty Limited on various aspects of setting up operations in Kenya.
  • Advised Entravision Communications Corporation on various aspects of setting up operations in Kenya.
  • Advised Scan Global Logistics on various aspects of setting up operations in Kenya.
  • Advised Shimizu Corporation on various aspects of setting up operations in Kenya.
  • Advised the AIK Group on various aspects of setting up operations in Kenya and investment in the telecommunications sector.
  • Advised Mayfair Insurance Company Limited in respect of a share sale.
  • Assisted Tilisi Developments PLC with drafting a shareholders’ agreement.
  • Project Elgon – Advised IBL Ltd in connection with the acquisition of 65% of the issued share capital of each of Harley’s Limited, Harley’s (T) Limited and Harley’s Uganda Limited.
  • Advised Women’s World Banking in connection with a proposed investment into in Pezesha Africa Limited.
  • Project Chuma – Advised Minet Holdings Africa Proprietary Limited in the disposal of its shareholding in Minet (Mauritius) Holdings Limited.
  • Project Hakika – Advised Team Apt Limited in relation to the proposed investment in Rafiki Microfinance Bank Limited.
  • Project Cruise – Advised Captain Andy Fishing Supply Limited in relation to a share sale.
  • Assisted Mega Pack (K) Limited navigate a shareholder dispute.
  • Advised Milele Power Limited in connection with the acquisition of one hundred percent (100%) of the issued share capital of KP&P Africa B.V.
  • Conducted a vendor due diligence on Kyosk App.
  • Advised the Pharo Foundation in relation to the purchase of the business and certain assets of Tender Care Junior Academy Limited.
  • Advised Cold Solutions Services Limited in relation to an increase in share capital and subsequent allotment.
  • Project Mbegu – Advised LeapFrog Investments in relation to an investment in Pula Advisors AG.
  • Advised Phoenix Beverages Limited in connection with a proposed equity investment of 25% of the issued share capital of African Originals Limited.
  • Advised Geminia Insurance Company Limited in the acquisition by Wafa Assurance of 51% of the entire issued share capital of Geminia Insurance Company Limited.
  • Advised BigCold Africa Holdings LLC in relation to an investment in Cinch Markets Inc.
  • Advised Sabic Kenya Limited in relation to engagement with various suppliers.

Relevant Employment Experience

  • Assisted the Flower Source Limited in drafting employment contracts for key employees and advised on several aspects of employee onboarding.
  • Assisted South Pole in drafting employment contracts for key employees and advised on several aspects of employee onboarding.
  • Assisted Enza Capital in drafting employment contracts for key employees and advised on several aspects of employee onboarding
  • Assisted Scan Global Logistics in drafting employment contracts for key employees and advised on several aspects of employee onboarding
  • Assisted Shimizu Corporation in drafting employment contracts for key employees and advised on several aspects of employee onboarding and employee compensation.
  • Advised Copia Kenya Limited on onboarding various contractors to the business.
  • Advised Nairobi Java House Limited in connection with the separation of a key executive employee.
  • Advised Sanlam Investments East Africa Limited in connection with the separation of a key executive employee
  • Advised IBL Limited in connection with the separation of a key employee.
  • Advised Nairobi Java House Limited in connection with setting up a long term incentive plan for the executive team.
  • Advised Nairobi Java House Limited in connection with a dispute lodged against the company by a former employee.
  • Advised Nairobi Java House Limited in connection with disputed employee compensation.
  • Advised WTS Energy in connection with employee compensation
  • Advised the Avenue Group Limited in connection with setting up a long term incentive plan for the executive team.
  • Advised Globeleq Africa Limited in connection with the termination of an operations and management agreement and subsequent employee separation.
  • Advised Syndicate Inc. in relation to setting up an employee share option plan applicable to its Kenyan subsidiary.
  • Advised Actis LLP with respect to a mass employee separation.
  • Advised Phatisa Kenya Limited with respect to a mass employee separation.
  • Advised QinetiQ UK Limited in connection with the secondment of an employee.
  • Advised Frontier Energy in connection with the secondment of an employee.
  • Advised Frontier Energy in connection with setting up a bonus plan for the executive team.
  • Conducted a legal audit of Absa Bank Kenya PLC.
  • Conducted a legal audit of East African Breweries Limited.
  • Assisted Clasp Kenya with updating various employment policies.
  • Assisted Mara Elephant Project Trust with updating various employment policies.

Keep up to date on the latest news

Our specialist practitioners share their knowledge and insights into a range of legal issues through various public speaking engagements, publications and media interactions. Subscribe to our legal updates to keep abreast of new developments.