Zakir Niamut

Head of Strategic Planning
Zakir Niamut — Head of Strategic Planning

Zakir is the Head of Strategic Planning with effect from 1 October 2018. Prior to this he was an Associate Director leading a team within the Corporate Services business at SANNE Mauritius.

Zakir and his team of 16 professionals were responsible for a portfolio of more than 150 entities that included collective investment schemes, closed-end funds, investment holding companies, trusts and foundations.  He has been exposed to the main areas of the industry including legal, tax, accounting, administration and corporate secretarial.  He sits on the Board of a number of global business and domestic companies.

He has more than 28 years of experience in the field of accounting and finance.  Prior to joining the Company in August 2000, he was the Financial Accountant of a textile manufacturing company where he worked for more than 6 years.  He has also worked for a medium sized firm of chartered accountants.

Zakir is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK.  He is also a Chartered Secretary from the UK Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.