Bar. Kasim Sodangi

Kasim Sodangi is a Lawyer with experience spanning Intellectual property, Project Management and Finance. He served as Head, Strategic Alliances at Superbrands Nigeria, where he inducted 40 of West Africa’s leading brands into the Global Superbrands program and was the Head Funding, Partnership and Investments of the Office for Nigerian Content Development in ICT.

He started his Career as an Associate at Law Allianz, a firm of leading legal consultants specializing in Intellectual property and commercial law. Prior to joining NITDA, he was Head, Public Sector and Up Country Operations for CBO Capital Partners, an innovative Investment advisory and Private Equity Firm in West Africa. He is graduate of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and the Nigerian Law School. He is a trained professional project manager and has attended seminars in reputable intuitions to include Pan African University, Lagos Business School and Oxford University, Said Business School. Kasim is currently completing an MSc in Corporate Finance and Financial Law, specializing in regulation of financial technology (Fintech) at School of African and Oriental Studies (SOAS) of the University of London.

Kasim is currently the National Coordinator for The Office for Nigeria Content Development in ICT (ONC) of NITDA, in this role he oversees NITDA’s effort in driving the development of local capacities in ICT in Nigeria. He also supports other regulatory functions of the Agency.

Kasim loves and plays Tennis.