NanaAma Botchway-Dowuona is the founder of n. dowuona & company. Her areas of focus include corporate, commercial and infrastructure. NanaAma has advised on numerous significant investments in Ghana and in other parts of Africa. She advised Kingdom Hotel Investments on their acquisition and development of the USD 100 million multipurpose property development in Ghana from the inception of the project. She advised the Volta Lake Transport Company on its USD 300 million Eastern Corridor Multi-Modal Transport Project. She also has experience in advising on a variety of aspects of construction projects including planning, permitting and project finance.
Before returning to Ghana, NanaAma was an associate in the New York office of the premier international law firm, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, where she worked in the mergers and acquisitions and corporate tax departments. NanaAma practiced as an audit accountant in the New York Office of Deloitte & Touche.
NanaAma is a graduate of Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School Undergraduate Program, New York University’s Stern School of Business, where she received an MBA in Finance and Accounting and Columbia University School of Law, where she received a JD and was named a James Kent Scholar, the highest honor awarded in recognition of academic excellence.
NanaAma is ranked as a leading Ghanaian lawyer by Chambers & Partners, Legal 500, the International Financial Law Review and she currently serves on the investment advisory committee of the Ghana Petroleum Funds.