Head of ENSafrica Mauritius
With over 600 practitioners and more than 200 years of experience, ENSafrica is Africa’s largest law firm. We provide legal and tax services across sub-Saharan Africa and are committed to ensuring work is done in the manner that best suits our client’s risk profile, preferences and pricing structures. Our specialist divisions include Africa regulatory and business intelligence, Asia, tax and IP. In addition, our artificial intelligence division is able to provide in-depth know-how, be it for purposes of corporate governance and information protection, due-diligence, e-discovery, data analytics and/or market understanding. ENSafrica has lawyers qualified to practise English, French and OHADA law, as well as practitioners who are able to converse in various languages, including Mandarin, Cantonese, French and Portuguese. Through the financial services centre of Mauritius, ENSafrica also offers a unique possibility to integrate all aspects of structuring our client’s investments in relation to all commercial areas of law, tax, IP and fiduciary.
Financial and Corporate
Provision of advice on Mauritius law and inscribing multiple securities on shares of the Mauritius Holding and subsidiaries of an Indian Group as part of a USD9-billion financing.
Legal suit worth USD750-million in the Supreme Court by Weston Group entities following international fraud using unpaid preference shares and repackaging into notes.
Provision of advice to a lender in the Essar Steel Limited Voluntary Administration and Court motions as part of a USD4.1-billion insolvency claim.
Lead adviser on the MUR60-billion restructuring of Mauritius conglomerate the ENL Group through amalgamation and listing on the main board of the Stock Exchange of Mauritius.
Issuing and listing of La Sablonniere’s multicurrency notes worth MUR6-billion on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius.
Acquisition of shares by the leading player in online flight bookings in India, listed on Nasdaq.
Lead advisers to The Mauritius Commercial Bank Ltd in the Seychelles, relating to project financing.