Our practice focuses on the micro, small and medium enterprises and over the years we have built a solid reputation of being leading authority in the SME sector
– MD Jean-Max Appanah (FCCA, MIPA), Founder, Managing Partner
Over the last eight years, we have built a solid reputation as being a lead specialist in the SME sector.
Our unique approach has been recognised and has transformed the lives of so many entrepreneurs and their businesses. The use of latest technology blended with the latest accounting and business standards has had an everlasting impression on the way small businesses are managed.
what we do
Our firm mission is to provide the right solution to enable the business owners to have a long term vision of their businesses.
- Small Start-ups
- Non Profit organisations
- Micro companies
- Small and Medium companies.
we enjoy working
What People Say
If you are looking for a personalised and professional service for your business, then I would highly recommend MD Jean-Max Appanah. I am now in control of my business, my accounts are up to date and my obligations with the MRA have been met.
En tant que petite entreprise, j’apprécie particulièrement les services de Jean-Max Appanah qui au-delà des prestations comptables classiques, reste très à l’écoute des enjeux à long terme de ma société. Toujours disponible quand on a besoin de lui, Jean-Max suit parfaitement les dossiers. Rigoureux et empathique, comptable et coach à la fois !
who we are
Meet Our Team
MD Jean-Max Appanah – FCCA, MIPA
MD Jean-Max Appanah is a qualified accountant (FCCA, MIPA) trained, practiced in the UK and the US with extensive experience in dealing with the SME sector. Jean-Max worked for a number of small and medium size audit firms during his 19 years in London, UK, and at one of the oldest CPA firms of Accountants in West Los Angeles, California, in the US. His last assignment before returning to Mauritius was at Ernst and Young LLP at their HQ in London.
Jean-Max furthered his career in the BPO sector and then he moved to one of Mauritius leading FMCG companies as their Financial Controller followed by a spell in the offshore sector. In 2012 Jean-Max set up his own accounting and business consultancy practice. As the Managing Partner of JM Appanah & Co Ltd, Jean-Max has built a solid reputation as a Family Business specialist providing Business solutions, Tax compliance work, Accounting and Bookkeeping services in Mauritius and Rodrigues. Jean-Max is the co-founder Smart Moves for Entrepreneurs Network (SMEN), a platform that addresses the pressing issues of local entrepreneurs. In 2015, JM Appanah & Co Ltd became an approved Consultant of a leading SME Bank. Jean-Max regularly intervenes in the local media on matters relating to the SME sector.
In May 2017, Jean-Max appeared in the ACCA Business Global Magazine. In 2018 Jean-Max joined the National Economic Social Council, representing the SME Sector. He is involved in a number of social enterprises. During his spare time, Jean-Max enjoys gardening, a taste for fine cuisine with a touch of classical music. He still supports his London Chelsea Football club and the England National Rugby team.