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Jason Chin Chew

Chartered Accountant, ACA

Beau Bassin, Mauritius

$1,000/day

Jason has over 12 years of invaluable experience in diverse industries such as real estate, hospitality, property development, banking and insurance, airline, logistics, financial services, telecommunication, textile, food and beverage, and chemical sectors in Mauritius and Madagascar. His areas of specialisation include business valuation, financial due diligence, restructuring, mergers & acquisitions, financial modeling, financial analysis, business planning, fund raising and debt restructuring. Previously, Jason served as the the Senior Manager – Investment and Advisor at Rogers & Co Ltd (“Rogers”), a listed investment holding conglomerate on the Stock Exchange of Mauritius. He was responsible for structuring, investing and managing the investment portfolio of Rogers and its subsidiaries. Prior joining Rogers, Jason held managerial positions in the advisory services of KPMG Mauritius and Grant Thornton Mauritius respectively. During his tenure, he led various projects involving mergers and acquisitions, financial due diligences, business valuations, debt restructuring and other financial advisory projects. Jason is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) and a Certified NLP Practitioner from the American Board of NLP, USA. He is a member of the Mauritius Institute of Professional Accountants (MIPA) and the Mauritius Institute of Directors (MIOD). Additionally, he holds a Bachelor Degree in Accounting and Finance from the Monash University, Australia.

Domain experience

Relevant Total Experience: 10 years

Seniority Level: Senior

Sector Experience: 

Hotel and Resort REITs Office REITs Real Estate Development Real Estate Operating Companies Regional Commercial Banks Residential REITs

Skills

Skilled in: Financial Due Diligence, Vendor Due Diligence, Investor Relations, Capital Raising, Fundraising strategy, Exit Strategy, M&A Marketing Materials, Financial Modeling, Company Valuation

Technical Skills: Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Bloomberg, Microsoft Office, Capital IQ

Languages: English, French

Work Experience

Freelance

Advisory consultant

1/7/2023

 

- Now

- Oversee the planning, execution, and delivery of advisory projects, including mergers and acquisitions, business valuations, due diligence, fund raising, financial modeling and restructuring. - Ensure the timely and effective completion of projects and managing timelines. - Provide expert advice and guidance to clients throughout the engagement process

Rogers & Co Ltd

Senior Manager - Investments and Advisory

1/7/2022

 

- 1/6/2023

- Handle all matters related to structuring, investing and managing of the investment portfolio for Rogers and its subsidiaries. - Project manage the ongoing business development projects within the Rogers Group. - Conduct preparation and review of investment materials, including investment memorandum, management presentation and pitchbooks.

Grant Thornton Mauritius

Manager - Advisory Services

1/3/2020

 

- 1/6/2022

- Led mergers and acquisitions, financial due diligences, business valuations and other financial advisory projects. - Built and led teams to provide advisory services to clients and deliver advice on complex business issues and projects. - Collaborated with teams of experts from different areas of the firm.

Medine

Accountant

1/5/2019

 

- 1/3/2020

- Prepared, examined and analysed accounting records, financial statements and other financial reports. - Prepared budgets, forecasts, financial models for project development and monitored cash flow. - Ensure that internal control system and operational procedures are adequate and effective.

KPMG Mauritius

Assistant Manager - Advisory Deals

1/9/2017

 

- 1/4/2019

- Prepared planning deck with Manager and Partner detailing the scope of work, work allocation, expected time frame on valuation and due diligence assignments. - Quality review of deliverables and close out meeting with client, along with Manager and Partner to finalise valuation and due diligence reports.

Intercontinental Trust Limited

Assistant Manager - Client Accounting

1/9/2011

 

- 1/3/2017

- Prepared financial accounts for offshore companies, Trusts and Listed Companies (in compliance with relevant acts & IFRS). - Liaised with auditors and clients for queries pertaining to the preparation/audit of Financial Statements. - Knowledge of consolidated accounting, tax computation, vat returns and solvency test.

Education

Institute of Chartered Accountant in England and Wales (ICAEW)

Accounting and Finance

1/1/2012

 

- 1/7/2017

Monash University

Accounting and Finance

1/7/2008

 

- 1/7/2011

Licenses / Certificates

Mauritius Institute of Directors

MIoD

1/1/2020

 

Mauritius Institute of Professional Accountant

MIPA

1/1/2018