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  • University of Birmingham, LL.B. (2006)
  • College of Law, London, LPC (2007)
  • University of Birmingham, LL.M. (2008)


  • England and Wales

Seye Olufunwa

Phone: +44.20.7413.1316
Tower 42
25 Old Broad Street
London EC2N 1HQ
United Kingdom

Seye Olufunwa is an associate in Crowell & Moring’s Corporate and Financial Services practices in the firm’s London office. Seye is experienced in non-contentious banking and finance transactions, with a focus on domestic and cross-border asset-based lending.

Seye regularly advises bank, non-bank lenders, and borrowers, with a particular focus on asset-based lenders.

Representative Matters

  • Advising an asset-based lender (lead arranger) in a syndicated transaction, the first major FILO facility in the European asset-based markets providing up to £265 million in financing to British Steel.
  • Advising a U.S. asset-based lender (lead arranger) in relation to a $200 million syndicated credit facility to a global performance company.
  • Advising an asset-based lender in relation to providing facilities pursuant to four acquisitions creating the largest independent timber distribution company in the United Kingdom.
  • Advising an asset-based lender in relation to a cross-border transaction providing financing to a global toy, games, arts & crafts company.
  • Advising an asset-based lender with the finance of two sponsor led cross-border acquisition finance transactions in relation to a group of health care and pharmaceutical companies.
  • Advising a large U.K. courier company with the refinancing of its senior facilities.
  • Client secondment at a leading asset-based lender.


Admitted to practice: England and Wales

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