Mauritius has steadily built its reputation as a leading jurisdiction for structuring cross-border investments. With its close geographic proximity to Africa, the Middle East and Asia, the small country has created large opportunities for investment managers. Mauritius’ government has consistently enacted modern, user-friendly and transparent legislation that has helped to solidify its political and economic ties around the world, in particular with the European Union, India and China. Today, Mauritius boasts double tax treaties with over 40 countries and is the largest source of foreign investment in India.
This small island nation has earned the top spot in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business in Africa Index in 2018 and has placed in the top 20 globally in the for many years running. The country’s favorable and simplified tax regime attracts professionals across sectors, from private equity and corporates to debt and capital markets. In fact, the debt and equity market in Mauritius is one of the most vibrant sectors of its economy and is the second largest in the entire African region. It’s also the preferred platform for private equity investments in Africa, demonstrating the diversity of opportunity that exists in Mauritius.
We opened our Mauritius office in 2010 as a means to provide our clients with access to the professional teams and service lines necessary to expand their opportunities. We’re proud to say that since then, we’ve not only maintained the same high level of expertise, but we’ve built upon it by continuously hiring first-class local talent to help us meet our clients’ needs.
Our clients tell us that our boutique, personal approach is what they value most about our partnership. Not only do we have the local expertise required to help them achieve their goals in this unique jurisdiction, but as part of a global organization, we work to ensure their capabilities are optimized around the world.
Alter Domus (Mauritius) Ltd
10th Floor, Ebène Heights Building
34 Ebène Cybercity, Ebène 72201 • Mauritius
T +230 465 6363
F +230 464 7373
Country Executive Mauritius