Heri Mwapachu is an associate in the London office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Capital Markets Practice.

He advises clients on corporate transactions, primarily representing issuers and investment banks in connection with debt and equity offerings.

Prior to joining Latham, Mr. Mwapachu completed an LLM at Harvard Law School and was an associate at a leading law firm in Tanzania focusing on capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, and banking and finance.

Mr. Mwapachu's experience's includes advising:

  • The initial purchasers on multiple offerings of Senior Secured Notes and PIK Toggle Notes of Together Money, a specialist mortgage lender
  • Vodacom Tanzania plc, the leading telecommunication company in Tanzania in connection with its US$213 million Initial Public Offering, the largest and first ever telecommunications listing on the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • New York
  • Tanzania (Advocate)


  • LLM, Harvard Law School, 2018
  • LLB, University of Cape Town, 2011

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Swahili