Senior Manager, Tax Advisory & Regulatory Group
Yetunde Filani is a Senior Manager in the Tax Advisory and Regulatory Services of Andersen in Nigeria.
Yetunde joined Andersen in 2017 from the tax legal firm of WTS Adebiyi & Associates, where she gained valuable experience in Tax, Corporate and Commercial Law Practices. Prior to this, Yetunde spent over 4 years in the Legal and Treasury Departments of Access Bank Plc.
Yetunde provides specialist Tax and Regulatory Advisory Services to clients in across various industries including oil and gas, telecommunications and manufacturing. She advices on complex transactions ranging from corporate restructuring, corporate finance, as well as business start-ups regulatory and tax planning.
She is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association and the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.
Some highlights of her experience include the following:
- Advised a private equity firm on its proposed US$124million investment in a foremost gas company in Nigeria
- Advised a multinational exploration and production company on the applicability of stamp duties to Oil Mining Leases (OML)
- Advised a leading telecommunication company in Nigeria on how to structure the sale of its tower assets and saved millions of dollars in potential tax liability