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Mr Nelson Akpene Akondo , LLM (Distinction) in International Economic Law, Queen Mary University of London; Barrister & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Ghana; LLB (Honours) Kwame Nkrumah Universtiy of Science & Technology (Ghana)


Teaching & Research Assistant



Nelson Akondo joined QMUL in 2017 as a Jean Monnet Research Fellow. He is a member of the Legal Counsel team for the WiseGRID Project, which is a large-scale demonstration of ICT integrated solutions for European smart grids.

Prior to joining QMUL, Nelson worked with ENS Africa (Africa’s largest law firm) as a corporate and commercial lawyer specialising in corporate governance and international mergers and acquisitions.

Nelson has also worked as a research associate for the African Centre for Development Law and Policy (ACDLP), Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration and the Leitner Centre for International Law & Justice, Fordham University, New York.


  • WiseGRID project
  • Research under the Jean Monnet Chair
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