We have an experienced and knowledgeable team of corporate services professionals au fait with international business practices. As qualified corporate administrators, chartered accountants and chartered secretaries, we are capable of providing advice relative to doing business in many jurisdictions. With competencies cutting across a range of industries, we are dedicated to providing the best possible support to our clients at the best possible return on investment. We help our clients to build their enterprise value by leveraging on corporate governance. As a boutique corporate services provider, our team is able to deliver bespoke services to our clients. We are also bilingual in English and French and thus have the ability to work with French speaking jurisdictions and clients as well.
Nousrath Bhugeloo is the Executive Chairperson of Nexus Global Financial Services Limited. She has over 20 years of experience in corporate services.
She is a business leader with recognised expertise in advising multinationals, funds, family offices and individual entrepreneurs on their value enhancing strategy and cross border business. Nousrath sits on the board of a number of companies and funds active in Africa. In a previous position, she spearheaded the growth strategy at ABAX, which was acquired by Ocorian in 2018. Pursuing an Africa-focused strategy, she was instrumental in the expansion and growth of the Africa-led business of the firm. She is an Associate Member of the Chartered Governance Institute and holds an Executive MBA from Essex Business School. She is an active member of women-in-business networks.
Ahmud Ismael Parwiz Jugoo
Ahmud Ismael Parwiz Jugoo is a non-executive director of Nexus Global Financial Services Limited. Mr. Jugoo is a barrister-at-law and currently practices law in corporate and financial services in Mauritius. Previously Mr. Jugoo has held the positions of CEO of MADACOM S.A. in Madagascar and Legal Counsel of Celtel, Zain (MTC Group) and Airtel.
Mr. Jugoo has acted as legal advisor to multiple large telecom multinationals in numerous bids for telecommunications licenses worldwide, and was part of M&A teams during major transactions in those telecom groups. He has acted as legal advisor to the Distacom Group, which owned Orange (now PCCW) in Hong Kong, Spice Telecom in India, and MADACOM S.A. in Madagascar. Mr. Jugoo advised on GSM license bids in Ivory Coast, DRC, Mayotte, Comoros, Anjouan, Mauritius, South Africa and Lebanon. Mr. Jugoo was a pupil of Lord Marks QC of the Inner Temple, England, and of Nicolas Sorensen of the Barreau d’Aix-en-Provence, France. Mr. Jugoo holds a Bachelor’s degree in Law from the University of Mauritius.
Our Key People
We have a dedicated pool of corporate services professionals delivering customised services to a diverse range of clients.
Narvin Bhugawn is a degree holder in Finance from the University of Mauritius. He is currently an Associate Director at Nexus Global Financial
Services Limited (Nexus) where he is responsible for corporate administration, company secretarial and relationship management duties. He also acts as a director on various Global Business Licence Companies and Authorised Companies under the administration of Nexus. In a previous position, he was an Associate Manager at Ocorian Corporate Services (Mauritius) Ltd (previously known as ABAX) where he worked for 9 years in corporate administration.
Naweed is currently a Senior Manager in the Client Accounting department of the firm. He had cumulated 15 years of work experience before joining the Nexus team. He spent eight years of his career in the audit sector working for three of the Big Four companies namely PwC, EY and KPMG and more recently spent more than three years with IQEQ Mauritius. Through his audit journey, he has acquired valuable knowledge by getting exposure to a wide range of companies including banks, funds and listed companies. At IQEQ, he worked in the Fund team looking at the accounting side of a portfolio of both closed and open-ended funds before joining the Financial Statement Preparation and Review team where he specialised in the review of IFRS financial statements.
Rajika Devi Suntokee
Rajika Suntokee is currently a Senior Manager at Nexus Global Financial Services Limited (Nexus). Prior to joining Nexus in 2020, Rajika has worked at Ocorian Corporate Services (Mauritius) Ltd (previously known as ABAX) as a Relationship Manager, where she was responsible for the maintenance of client relationship, people management, financial management and operational management. Rajika currently handles clients of various nationalities, with a focus on French-speaking clients. She is a member of Toastmaster International and is currently pursuing her ACCA qualification. She is also a certified compliance professional accredited by the Open University of Mauritius and the Financial Services Institute.
An experienced professional marketeer and communication specialist, Gilbert brings a wide expertise across a range of competencies and industries. A rational mind, with a proven capacity to think strategically and execute plans methodically, Gilbert delivers on communication goals across channels and targets. He looks after the firm’s marketing and communication.
Jean Roland Béchard
An accountant by profession (FCCA, MBA UK, CPA USA) Jean Roland is the Deputy Money Laundering Reporting Officer of the firm and also assists with business development. He spent 25 years in South Africa where he occupied the positions of treasury manager for Xerox Southern Africa and management accountant for Anglo American South Africa. He also spent 12 years in Europe, working as Senior Consultant at Ernest & Young based in Paris for 6 years and at Liberty International France for 4 years. An accredited lecturer with the Mauritius Qualifications Authority for Finance and Accounting and a member of the Mauritius Institute of Public Accountants, Jean Roland has a wealth of experience ranging from treasury related matters to IT audit, management accounting and SAP.
Irfaan Shamtally is a holder of a Master of Business Administration in Innovation and Leadership from the University of Mauritius with experience in the anti-money laundering and combatting the financing of terrorism field . He is currently the Compliance Officer and Money Laundering Reporting Officer at Nexus Global Financial Services Limited (“NEXUS”) where he is responsible for implementing and monitoring the compliance programme of NEXUS. In a previous position, he was an Assistant Manager at Ocorian Corporate Services (Mauritius) Ltd (previously known as ABAX) for several years.
Yoshanee Boodia is an MBA graduate from the University of Northampton. She has been working in the Global Business sector for the past fifteen (15) years. Yoshanee currently holds the position of Associate Director at Nexus Global Financial Services Ltd (Nexus) where she handles a portfolio of clients under the administration of Nexus including Global Business Companies, Authorised Companies as well as Global Business Companies having specialised licences. Yoshanee was formerly Manager-Client Administration, at Ocorian Corporate Services (Mauritius) Ltd in the Alternative Investments Department. During her previous employments with other reputed management companies, Yoshanee has been the Relationship Manager for various clients, delivering services on corporate and fund administration, company secretarial matters, whilst also being responsible for direct people management.