Chief of Staff and Senior Consultant, Regcompass Consults
Rahma is a highly accomplished legal consultant with over a decade of experience in managing complex legal, regulatory, and business transactions. As the Chief of Staff and Senior Consultant at Regcompass Consults, she expertly oversees the firm’s team, bringing her extensive knowledge and skills to every project. She is a member of esteemed professional organizations, including the Nigerian Bar Association, Chartered Institute of Taxation, and Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria.
Her legal journey began in dispute resolution, where she sharpened her skills as an associate in a top-tier law firm and as a judicial assistant to a Judge in the High Court of Lagos. Rahma’s adeptness in dispute resolution provides her with a unique perspective to analyze and provide effective solutions to her clients’ legal challenges.
Rahma is a seasoned startup advisor, having guided a diverse range of startups at different growth stages, from unicorns to early-stage ventures, on a range of issues. Her vast expertise encompasses corporate finance, regulatory compliance, data privacy and protection, and company secretarial duties. She has been instrumental in helping startups maneuver various stages of growth, including fundraising, acquisition, regulatory compliance, market expansion, joint ventures, partnerships, and pilot processes. Additionally, Rahma has worked with fintech startups to help them establish robust compliance frameworks that adhere to international best practices, preventing financial crimes with greater efficacy.