Rouben joins Appleby Global Services as the Director, Corporate Services of the Mauritius office, leading the corporate, trust and fund administration business on the Island.
Rouben has worked in the fiduciary services industry for 19 years, having begun his career in January 2000 as an Assistant Corporate Secretary. He has worked for a number of Management Companies, progressing to director and head of the Mauritius office with Centurion Group.
His responsibilities at Centurion Group included HR and office management, operations planning, business development as well as client structuring. Also as resident director and deputy principal officer, he was responsible for dealing with the regulator and adherence to the local laws.
His experience, while predominantly in corporate and trust services, also spans funds and pension schemes, from several jurisdictions including Mauritius, Cayman Islands, United Kingdom, British Virgin Islands, Luxembourg, Delaware and Hong Kong.
During his career, Rouben has led on numerous high profile client relationships including high net worth individuals and listed entities from different countries and from various sectors.
Rouben has also been involved, as a board member, with a number of funds and fund managers. Setting up and leading the accounting services department for two years at an Outsourcing company providing accounting and IT services to a UK Group of companies.