Gregory O. Manyala

Gregory Manyala

Partner

greg.manyala@robsonharris.com

+254 716 021 887

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Greg, as he is popularly known at the Firm, is a problem solver par excellence who focuses on finding practical solutions for his clients. As the Partner is charge of the Private Equity, Tax and Mergers & Acquisitions practice, he assists clients to understand the terms of proposed investments and negotiates terms on their behalf. Greg is the go to guy when it comes to all matters tax, having expertly handled a number of complex matters. He likewise advises on the incorporation of entities, their structure and tax obligations.

 

Greg decided to pursue a legal career because he liked how judges dressed in court. Indeed he can be described as looking sharp and debonair all day, every day.

 

An ardent student of photography who likes to capture captivating scenery on his travels, Greg is a nature enthusiast because of the feeling of calm it brings him after the hustle and bustle of being one of the top most advocates in the practice of commercial law.

Practice areas

Tractor

Mining, Natural Resources, Oil & Gas Law

Modern Building

Corporate Restructuring, Mergers and Acquisitions

British Pound Coins

Banking, Securities & Finance Law

Photographer

Legal Due Diligence

 Scales of Justice

Legal and Governance Audits

Man Fishing

Pensions Law

Market Analysis

Capital Markets Law

Men with Calculator

Tax Law

Meeting Room

Corporate Governance

building construction

Project Finance and Infrastructure

Teacher Helping Student

Legal Advisory

Lots of Bills

Private Equity

Matters Handled

  • Conducted Legal Due Diligence on AfricInvest Fund IV LLC by AfricInvest on behalf of a local pension scheme investing approximately USD 5,000,000 ;

  • Conducted Legal Due Diligence on African Development Partners III by Development Partners International on behalf of a local pension scheme investing approximately USD 5,000,000 ;

  • Conducted Legal Due Diligence on Everstrong Kenya Infrastructure Fund by Everstrong Capital on behalf of a local pension scheme;

  • Conducted Legal Due Diligence on International Housing Solutions Kenya Green Housing Fund on behalf of a local fund manager;

  • Acted for AIB Capital Limited in its merger with ApexAfrica Capital Limited;

  • Acted for and advised a leading motor vehicle insurance company in a proposed merger worth USD 20,000,000 ;

  • Conducted Legal Audits and Governance Audits on various State Corporations and private businesses;

  • Advised various Export Processing Zone companies on the tax benefits and tax treatment of imports and other works in EPZ; and

  • Advised merging entities on the tax considerations in mergers and acquisitions.