Gyaneshwarnath (Gary) Gowrea
MANAGING DIRECTOR - (Cim Tax Services)
Gary Gowrea, born in 1966 is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (UK) and a Fellow member of the Mauritius Institute of Directors. He holds a Diploma in International Taxation.
He completed his M.Sc. in Accounting from De Monfort University in Leicester, UK. Gary is a Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (UK) and the International Fiscal Association.
He has more than fifteen years’ experience in international tax and advises on tax structures set up by multinational corporations, fund managers and high net-worth individuals.
Gary is also a member of the operational committee of Global Institutional Investors Forum and sits on various committees dealing with fiscal matters as well as double taxation avoidance agreements. He has been a speaker at several local and international conferences.
SENIOR TAX MANAGER
Girish joined Cim Global Business as a Senior Tax Manager in 2016. He holds a Masters in Law (LLM) from the University of Kent and qualified as a Chartered Accountant (ICAS) with EY in the UK.
Prior to joining Cim Global Business, Girish was a Senior Manager in EY London’s Transaction Tax (M&A) practice where his principal focus was to advise large corporate groups and global Private Equity funds on transactions from a tax perspective - this included cross-border purchaser and vendor due diligence, tax efficient acquisition and financing structures.
During his professional career in London, Girish also worked in Sony’s in-house European Tax Office and more recently, in a leading global US investment bank where his primary role was to advise the bank on tax aspects of its principal investments (equity and debt) across various sectors and markets.
Girish brings a wealth of international tax experience and substantial business exposure acquired through more than 11 years advising global clients on their tax affairs in the UK.