Independent Non-Executive Director
Oghogho Akpata is the Managing Partner and Head of the Energy and Projects Group at Templars Barristers & Solicitors.
Oghogho possesses 20 years of experience in the transactional and dispute resolution aspects of the Nigerian oil and gas sector and advises a broad range of clients including international oil companies, oil service contractors and a number of multinationals operating in Nigeria. Oghogho has been listed among the leading energy and natural resources lawyers in Nigeria by Chambers Global guide to the legal profession from 2005 to date.
He is also listed a leading energy practitioner in the “Legal 500” and Who’s Who Legal as a leading Project Finance and Oil & Gas lawyer. He is also a member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN); Chartered Institute of Taxation, Nigeria as well as the Section on Energy and Natural Resources Section of the International Bar Association.