Mr. Salman Oluwatoyin Taofeeq


As the Managing Partner at Canary Legal, Salman Oluwatoyin Taofeeq leads a foremost corporate and commercial law firm renowned for its expertise. He is at the helm of the firm’s corporate governance, secretarial services, and legal advisory divisions. His specialisation in Foreign Investment, Project Finance, and Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) enables him to provide clients with strategic insights, both locally and globally, ensuring seamless navigation through complex legal terrains.

Taofeeq is a legal luminary with an LLB (Hons) from the University of Ilorin, Nigeria, and a Barrister at Law degree from the Nigerian Law School. His academic journey continued in the UK, where he earned an LLM from the University of East Anglia, Norwich. His membership of elite organizations like the Nigerian Bar Association, International Bar Association, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK), and Institute of Directors (IOD) reflects his commitment to legal excellence.

Salman’s career story includes pivotal roles at Rosehill Group Limited, where he served as the Head of Legal and Compliance and later as Managing Director. These roles have highlighted his remarkable leadership acumen and strategic foresight.

Beyond his duties at Canary Legal, Salman contributes his seasoned expertise to the boards of Asokoro Island, Sycor Private Investment Limited, and Central Cement and Logistics (CENCEM), fostering growth and prosperity in various industries.

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