Vishal Woochit

Client Director - Alternative Investments

Vishal is a Director within the Fund & Investor Services department of Ocorian. Vishal has 14 years experience in the Global Business sector, fund structuring and administration of private equity funds and collective investment schemes.  In his current role, Vishal is responsible for a portfolio of clients and heads a 30-strong team. 

Vishal also serves as a director on funds and funds management entities. Vishal worked for 4 years as Manager in the Fund Department of Deutsche Bank (Mauritius). In this capacity, he headed a team of administrators and was involved primarily with the setting up, day-to-day administration including NAV calculation, of a portfolio of global funds investing mainly in India, Africa and other emerging markets.

He has also been involved in the setting up of a number of Private Equity Funds, Open-ended Funds, Fund Management vehicles, Investment Advisers and other investment vehicles. Vishal has also gained exposure to the fund industry in India, Dubai and Hong Kong. Vishal is bilingual in English and French.



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