Patrick is the Managing Director of Estera Management (Mauritius) Limited and Estera Trust (Mauritius) Limited. Having joined the group in February 2007, he was at the forefront of setting up the firm, drawing up policies as well as establishing a human resource framework to support first class service level benchmarks.
His current position allows him to not only build efficient structures for high net worth clientele and multinational companies, but also oversee the resources within the company. He has worked on various company formations, structures and transactions involving financing, investment funds, hedge funds, private equity funds, trading companies and technological development. With more than sixteen years of experience in international business, he has developed a sound capability of handling many aspects of international business which includes knowledge of finance, customer service, managerial skills and providing solutions to the best interest of an evolving clientele.
Patrick is an Associate of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) as well as a Fellow of The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Patrick is also a member of the Mauritius Institute of Professional Accountants (MIPA) and a member of the Mauritius Institute of Directors (MIoD).
Patrick attended the General Management Program for Executives, held at the National University of Singapore in 2006 and has contributed to various international publications, including the BNA International Global Tax Guide issued by BNA International, which provides a complete set of information on the economic features of Mauritius and on the tax regime in place.
Prior to joining Estera, Patrick was the Head of the Client Accounting department of a leading fiduciary company. Before that, he started his career in 1997 as an auditor at Deloitte, specialising in internal controls and forensic audit.
Patrick speaks both English and French.