Group Chairman – Global
Peter is a qualified attorney and began his career as the senior tax manager at Arthur Andersen and Associates in Johannesburg. He joined TWS Rubin Ferguson in 1993 as a tax partner and was instrumental in listing several companies on the JSE. The practice was focused on the property and finance industry.
In 2000, Peter established Osiris Group in the BVI and Mauritius to provide international corporate finance and administrative services to global clients.
Peter is currently Chairman of Grit Real Estate Fund Ltd and the Starlite Aviation Group and was a Non-Executive Director position at Redefine International Limited from the initial listing for some 9 years and served for several years as Audit Committee Chairman. Peter has otherwise been involved in the property industry for many years, both in South Africa, but also in the UK and in Africa. Peter has also extensive corporate finance experience with regards to listing of companies on various exchanges including the JSE, LSE and SEM, and has been on the board of several listed entities.
Group Managing Director – BVI
Miles is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, and a member of the Society of Trust Estate Practitioners (TEP). Having worked in the financial services industry for over 20 years in Jersey and the BVI, his further qualifications include the UK Securities Institute Investment Management Certificate and a BA degree in International Business with marketing and management.
Miles joined the Osiris Group as Managing Director of the BVI trust operation in October 2009. Prior to joining the Osiris Group, Miles was head of Equity Trust’s International Incorporations Division and a director of trust and fiduciary services for Equity Trust's BVI, Panama and Bermudan offices since July 2004.
Group CFO and Strategic Director – Mauritius
George is a member the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants CA(SA). George has over 8 years’ experience in various business sectors including the financial services and global business, while working for companies including Deloitte, and Big World Mobile in South African based roles, and Tourvest and Wings Corporate Travel in a group capacity managing complex multi-national structures. He has acquired significant expertise in areas of finance, taxation, strategic planning, company structuring, consolidations, treasury, risk management and controls; he serves on the board of various domestic and global business entities. George is also an executive director of OCS.
Group Legal Counsel – Mauritius
Diane is a South African admitted attorney, notary and conveyancer and holds an LLB degree from the University of Cape Town (cum laude). She has worked for the Osiris Group for over nine years as group legal counsel, where she has been responsible for the group’s legal support. This includes corporate transactions and commercial drafting, as well as the provision of tax and structuring advice to high net worth and corporate clients, with a focus on tax planning and corporate finance. She has project managed several listings of companies and mutual funds on various stock exchanges, from inception to completion, and has been intimately involved in preparing listing particulars and other listing documentation, raising finance and related activities.
Group Trust and Administration Manager – Mauritius
Laura is a Scottish qualified lawyer, notary public and is also a member of the Society of Trust Estate Practitioners (TEP.) Laura has worked for over ten years in private practice for two eminent Scottish Legal firms specialising in trusts and succession and tax planning for high-net-worth individuals. Laura is currently the Group Trust and Administration Manager at OCS.
Compliance Director – Mauritius
Mr. Baboo (Shailen) Ramgolam is a Member of the ACCA. He has over 16 years of professional experience in the global business sector and has been involved in group structuring, pre-incorporation tax advice, company set up, general administration, fund administration, secretarial and accounting services and has also stepped in as director on several boards of Global Business companies. Shailen also spent some 6 years in the UK where he worked for small and medium accounting firms. In addition, he was a Manager in the Corporate Services Team of IQ-EQ, leading a team of 10 professionals and handling a wide portfolio of clients, including large multi-national companies and high net-worth individuals. He is currently the Compliance Director at OCS, where he is responsible for the compliance framework and strategic developments of operations.
Head of Business Development – Mauritius
David is currently an executive director of Axfin Holdings Ltd, a Mauritian company offering Business Development and Marketing services to the financial services industry. Axfin Holdings Ltd is currently contracted to OCS to assist in the roll out of their group Business Development initiative. David is a Mauritian resident having initially arrived in Mauritius with Rand Merchant Bank 20 years ago. He has many years of capital markets experience having operated in the industry for 25 years. David also has a B.Com degree in Economics and Business Economics.