Timi Balogun


Balogun, Timi

London partner Timi Balogun focuses his practice on project finance and infrastructure development, primarily in sub-Saharan Africa.

Mr. Balogun has a particular breadth of experience in both the development and financing of African infrastructure projects. Before joining Curtis, he spent six years as General Counsel for The Infrastructure Bank Plc (formerly the Urban Development Bank of Nigeria Plc) in Abuja, where he oversaw all aspects of the bank’s work supporting key infrastructure projects in Nigeria and beyond, with a focus on funding commercially viable projects with significant developmental impact.

Mr Balogun's extensive experience encompasses the legal aspects of The Infrastructure Bank’s products including development loans, project finance advisory and arranging, proprietary equity, fund management, capacity building and technical assistance, in the areas of transportation infrastructure; mass housing and district development; power and renewable energy projects; solid waste management; municipal common services; and water provision.


University of Lagos, Nigeria, L.L.M.

University of Ife, Ile-Lfe, Nigeria, L.L.B.

Admitted to Practice

England & Wales