Geeta (Neha) Gopaul
Neha has 13 years’ experience working in the financial sector. She has extensive knowledge and experience in the administration, specifically company secretarial processes, of international companies and trusts.
She started her career at Loita Management Services Ltd as Administrator in 2008 and then moved to Maitland (Mauritius) Limited as Client Services Administrator in 2016.
Neha joined Heimdall in 2017 and helped form the business as the first permanent member of staff. She currently works as a senior administrator and is responsible for the administration services provided to Heimdall’s clients. She currently serves on the boards of several multinational companies.
Neha is currently studying towards a ICSA professional qualification.
Seetul (Manisha) Ramphul
Seetul (Manisha) Ramphul has over 15 years’ experience in the financial services industry in Mauritius. During this time, she has worked for businesses and individuals across Africa, America and India.
She started her career with International Management Services (now known as SANNE Mauritius) in 2005, where she performed an administrator’s role in the corporate and fund administration teams. She joined IQ EQ Global Business (previously known as Cim Global Business) in 2008 as a senior administrator. After spending 9 years with IQ EQ Global Business, she moved to a managerial role at Adansonia Management Services in 2017. She was responsible for the administration, compliance and management (through board and trustee meetings) of the portfolio of companies and trusts with which she was entrusted. She also performed the money laundering reporting officer function of Adansonia Management Services and has served as a director on the board of a number of multinational companies.
Since 2020, Manisha has been the deputy money laundering reporting officer and compliance officer of Heimdall. She manages the teams responsible for administration services and currently fulfils the compliance function for all the entities under the responsibility of Heimdall.
She holds a bachelors’ degree in management from the University of Mauritius and is also a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).
Brij has over 7 years of experience in the financial services industry. With both an accounting and legal background, he has worked for various types of clients including multinationals, ultra-high net worth and corporate clients across various jurisdictions. He is adept at evaluating business operations to develop solutions for streamlining financial and administrative operations and has expertise in financial planning and reporting, developing business strategies, project and general management.
Brij started his career in 2014 at Deutsche Bank Mauritius in the Private Clients division. He was responsible for the day-to-day administration and annual financial statements for a large portfolio of clients. He then moved to Maitland in Mauritius in 2016 where he acquired valuable experience in managing teams, client relationships as well as relationships with asset managers and lawyers across multiple jurisdictions including Malta, Luxembourg, Monaco, South Africa and Guernsey. During this time, he championed multiple projects to optimise business processes.
In 2017, Brij worked with the chairman of Fujairah Gold in the United Arab Emirates, where he established the internal processes and financial systems, optimised business processes and implemented business strategies for various subsidiaries. He also assisted with the acquisition of a company listed on the Ghana Stock exchange for the expansion of Fujairah Gold and headed a project for the setting up of a subsidiary in Turkey which specialised in clinical lab services.
Brij joined Heimdall in May 2021 as Operations Manager and Money Laundering Reporting Officer.
Brij is a qualified ACCA member and holds a LL.M in International Business Law from the University of Central Lancashire.