Yuvraj (Raj) Thacoor

Yuvraj (Raj) Thacoor

Yuvraj (Raj) Thacoor
FCA, MBIM, ACiArb

 

Jan 2017 to date

Thacoor Advisory Services Ltd - Director
 

June 2015 to Dec 2016
Grant Thornton International
Regional Head – Member Firm Development Team- Africa

Oct 1999 – 15 July 2016
Grant Thornton Mauritius

Managing Partner
Raj was the Managing Partner and Lead Advisory Partner for Recovery and Reorganization

Positions held
1988 - Deloitte Haskins and Sells – Audit Partner
1990 - 1998 Coopers & Lybrand – Audit Partner
1998 - 1999 – PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) – Audit Partner
2000 to 2016 – Grant Thornton – Managing Partner

Professional qualifications and memberships

  • Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCA
  • Member of The British Institute of Management (MBIM)
  • Associate of The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (ACiArb)
  • Holds an Auditor’s License issued by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC)
  • Member of The Mauritius Institute of Professional Accountants (MIPA)
  • Licensed Insolvency Practitioner

Revaluation of the assets of The Central Electricity Board – Mauritius and Rodrigues

Team Leader

 

Insolvency assignments

Banking

  • The Delphis Bank Ltd - 5th biggest bank in Mauritius

Global Business - Funds

  • AIG Indian Sectoral Equity  Fund LLC
  • Henderson Indian Equity (Mauritius) Ltd
  • Maxcorp Asia Overseas Ltd
  • ADRC
  • Red Apple group of companies
  • The Four Elements PCC
  • The Two Seasons PCC
  • Lancelot Global PCC
  • London Bridge International Investment Ltd PCC

Real Estate

  • Mont Blanc Heights Ltd
  • Apavoo hotels
  • H & G Development Ltd

Textile

  • Bonair Knitwear Ltd
  • Independent Spinning Mills Ltd

Freeport

  • Mauritius Freeport Logistics Ltd

Leisure & Tourism

  • Skyline Travel & Tours Ltd
  • La Flore Rodriguaise Ltd

Building & Construction

  • Ajmol Enterprise Ltd

Overseas experience – Rwanda

Special consulting assignments

Central Bank of Rwanda - Investigation into the demonetisation process
Advice re Setting up the office of The Auditor General

Overseas experience – Rwanda
Audit of the financial statements
Central Bank of Rwanda
Banque de Kigali (BK)
Banque Commerciale du Rwanda (BCR)
Banque Rwandaise de Développement (BRD)
Banque Continentale Africaine du Rwanda (BACAR)
Rwanda Revenue Authority
Caisse Sociale du Rwanda
Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning - Projet d’appui Institutionnel
Projet de relance des activités urgentes de production agricole
 

Overseas experience – Rwanda
Audit of the financial statements (Cont’d)
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Ministry of Justice
Mairie de la ville de Kigali
Electricity, Water and Gas Production and Distribution

Overseas experience – Burundi

Audit of the financial statements
Projet d’Appui au Secteur Agricole
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
United Nations Family Planning Association (UNFPA)
Fonds de Promotion pour l’Habitat Urbain
Banque Nationale de Développement Economique
Régie de Production et de distribution d’eau et d’Electricité
Office Nationale des Télécommunications
Régie Nationale des Postes

Society of Chartered Accountants Mauritius

Secretary, Vice President and President

 

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators - Mauritius Branch

Honorary Treasurer

 

Commission of Enquiry – Sale by Levy

Assessor of the Commission set up by The President of The Republic of Mauritius

Insolvency Act 2009 - Task Force

Raj has been actively involved in drafting the new Insolvency Law which came into effect in 2009 and reckons strong practical experience in the field of Insolvency.

Financial Reporting Council

Chairman of The Financial Reporting and Monitoring Panel

 

Community involvement

Past President of  The Rotary Club of Vacoas.
Founder President of The Rotary Club of Phoenix

Past Assistant District Governor for The Rotary District 9220

 

Languages spoken

  • French
  • English.

(Excellent ability in writing and speaking)

 

Contact details

C/o Thacoor Advisory Services Ltd

Ground Floor, GFin Tower

42 CyberCity

Ebene 72201

Republic of Mauritius

Mobile: (230)52588275           

Land line: (230)4646900

Fax: (230)4646901

Email: yuvraj.thacoor@gmail.com

 

Yuvraj (Raj) Thacoor