A vast country with a long coastline and central plateau, Angola thrusts inland across Southern Africa to border Namibia, Botswana, Zambia, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.


  • CDH was the legal advisor to the national oil company of Namibia (NOC) on its proposed acquisition of oil producing Blocks 14/14A in Angola. The project scope entails acquisition of 100% of the shares of a Netherlands based SPV which holds 10% equity stake in Blocks 14/14A in Angola where the JV partners include the Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels National Agency of Angola, Sociedade National de Combustíveis de Angola E.P. – Sonangol E.P, Sonangol Pesquisa e Produção, Sarl with Cabinda Gulf Oil Company Limited as the operator 
  • CDH assisted Sturrock Shipping (Pty) Ltd to establish a subsidiary for its shipping and ship's agency businesses in Sudan, Angola and Ghana.
  • CDH acted for SAP regarding the application of several HR and employee policies in use in South Africa, Angola, Nigeria, Kenya, and Morocco.
  • CDH advised Coca-Cola on 'localising' their HR policies and employment contracts in Zambia, Zimbabwe and Angola.

From vision to fruition.