Ashleigh Woolf

Chief Legal Officer, Lonrho

Ashleigh was appointed as Lonrho Group’s Chief Legal Officer and member of the Executive Management Committee in December 2017, having previously held the positions of Head of Legal and Compliance (2016) and Group Legal Counsel (2015). Ashleigh is a dual-qualified Solicitor in the United Kingdom (Solicitors Regulation Authority) and South Africa (Attorney of the High Court), with her experience largely focused on mergers and acquisitions, private equity, general corporate law and compliance in Europe and most Sub-Saharan African territories.

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