Admaius Capital’s $100 Million Investment in MFS Africa

In UK Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, advised on the matter.

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP advised Admaius Capital Partners with a team including Weyinmi Popo (Picture – Corporate M&A).

Admaius Capital Partners acted as the lead investor in the $100 million investment in MFS Africa, the largest digital payments network in Africa.

The investment will allow MFS Africa to expand across the continent and integrate into the global digital payment ecosystem. It will also facilitate expansion into Asia through its joint venture with LUN Partners to enable cross-border digital payments between Africa and China as well as MFS Africa’s plans for the BAXI network of merchants and agents in Nigeria and beyond.

The Akin Gump team was led by Weyinmi Popo (Picture) and Alla Barford.

Involved fees earner: Alla Barford – Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP; Weyinmi Popo – Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP;

Law Firms: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP;

Clients: Admaius Capital Partners;

Author: Giulia Di Palma