NanaAma Botchway is the founder and managing partner of N. Dowuona & Company. She is ranked as an elite leading lawyer by The Legal 500 and is highly recommended by Chambers and Partners and IFLR1000. NanaAma’s key areas of focus include construction, infrastructure and project finance. She has advised on the development and implementation of the US$1 billion National Identification System Project, the financing and development of a floating dry dock, the Volta Lake Transport Company’s US$300 million Eastern Corridor Multi-Modal Transport Project, on the proposed construction of a new liquefied petroleum gas pipeline from the port of Tema to the Tema Oil Refinery, a US$100 million financing of the operations of a pan-African telecommunications infrastructure company and the financing of a containerised solar photovoltaic solutions business in Ghana. She has significant experience in advising on various aspects of construction projects, including planning, permitting and finance, and has advised local and international developers on the construction of significant real estate projects in Ghana, including the Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel, the first mixed-use hotel project of its kind in Ghana, and One Airport Square, the first certified green office building in Ghana.
Before returning to Ghana, NanaAma was an associate in the mergers and acquisitions and corporate tax departments of the New York office of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett. NanaAma received her Juris Doctor from Columbia University School of Law. She is licensed to practise law in Ghana.