Jean-Pascal Nepper

Jean-Pascal Nepper is a Partner within KPMG Luxembourg’s Advisory practice. He began his career in 1997 as a relationship manager in private banking, managing Russian-speaking and Eastern European HNWIs. He then joined KPMG in 2001 as a management consultant, performing and delivering organisational, IT and HR projects in the Luxembourg banking sector. Promoted to Partner in 2011, Jean-Pascal currently leads the Customer and Operations and HR Advisory practices, with a focus on large-scale transformation programmes, customer-oriented solutions and human resource projects.

Firm Overview:

KPMG is a network of professional service firms and one of the Big Four auditors, along with Deloitte, Ernst & Young, and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Seated in Amstelveen, the Netherlands, KPMG employs 207,050 people and has three lines of services: financial audit, tax, and advisory.

Simon Nicholas

Simon Nicholas joined KPMG Isle of Man in 2010. Prior to moving to the Isle of Man, Simon worked for KPMG in Bermuda for 6 years. Simon has over 14 years of experience audit and advisory services with financial services clients, primarily in the insurance industry.

During his career, Simon has worked with the Lloyd’s and London insurance markets, the Bermuda captive and commercial reinsurance markets and the Isle of Man captive insurance, life assurer, banking and funds industries.

Simon leads our local insurance practice with a focus on both audit and advisory engagements, largely consisting of external and internal audit engagements for KPMG’s insurance clients and local subsidiaries of large European life assurers. Simons currently works with clients across the Isle of Man, the UK and Gibraltar.

Simon sits on the local insurance focus group, the Isle of Man Captive Association – both on the executive committee and the marketing and strategy sub-committee and on behalf of Isle of Man Finance represents and promotes the Isle of Man insurance industry. Simon is also a member of the Manx Insurance Association and Association of International Life Offices.

Simon has been part of the KPMG Financial Derivative Resource (FDR) team.

Firm Overview:

KPMG in the Isle of Man is one of the leading professional services firms with over 100 employees and 8 directors delivering audit, tax and advisory services to clients worldwide. We provide industry insights to help organisations negotiate risk and perform in the dynamic and challenging environments in which they do business.

Ash Raghavan

Principal, Deloitte US Advisory practice Deloitte Global Cyber Center of Excellence leader

Ash Raghavan is a principal in the US Deloitte Advisory practice and the Cyber Center of Excellence Leader for Deloitte Global Risk Advisory. He has worked in a wide variety of industries, but has primarily focused in financial services the past six years. Ash has over 14 years of experience and specializes in Operations Risk and IT Risk Management consulting. He has helped clients establish enterprise risk management programs, perform enterprise wide risk assessments, develop risk management policies, deploy technology solutions, and design and implement infrastructure security solutions.

Firm Overview:

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Here at Deloitte, we are continuously evolving how we work and how we look at marketplace challenges so we can continue to deliver measurable, sustainable results for our clients and our communities.

Cunden Rengassamy MBA, CFE, FCCA

Cunden Rengassamy is a Chartered Certified Accountant who has spent more than 26 years in the auditing profession, working for leading accountancy firms in Mauritius. He has considerable experience in auditing financial statements of entities in all major economic sphere in Mauritius. He has engaged in audit assignments in African and European countries for international organisations.

Cunden Rengassamy is the founder of DFK – r.c partners, an accounting practice, and actually occupies the post of Managing Partner.

On the basis of his considerable business and technical experience, Cunden Rengassamy also engages in advisory services relating to taxation, share valuation and business consulting.

Firm Overview:

DFK – r.c partners is an accountancy firm which has been serving both domestic and international businesses for more than 15 years.

DFK – r..c partners believes in timely delivery of assignments and commitments to finding effective solutions to clients’ problems.

High professional ethics and continuous innovation in our services are inseparable part of our values. At the end of the day, we can’t close our files without surprising our clients, whatever the miles we have to run.

Above all, our motto is to shape a better world through our profession.

DFK – r.c partners is an independent member firm of DFK International, an accounting network firm having interest in more than 92 countries over 50 years. And the network has over more than 412 offices accross the world and supported by the shared resources and experiences of more than 11,934 staffs.