Kaneya Hawabhay

Partner - Audit, Global Business

BDO Mauritius

+230 202 3002

+230 5729 3002



Kaneya Hawabhay started a department specialised in Global Business in 2007 in BDO Mauritius after having spent three years as technical director in one of the major management companies for global business.  He offers audit services, advice on structuring global business companies and tax.

Kaneya also acts as independent director for several companies including Funds, one of which is listed on the Irish stock exchange. He is also a member of the audit committee on a major palm oil planting and producing company listed on Singapore stock exchange

Kaneya is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants In England and Wales.  After qualifying in the UK, Kaneya started his career as an audit supervisor in 1975 with De Chazal du Mee and was made partner in 1986.

His audit experience covers a wide span of industries including amongst others: sugar, tea, airline, shipping, tobacco, wholesale and retail distribution as well as a variety of other businesses. He was also responsible for the audit of several World bank financed projects in African countries.



Fellow, Institute of Chartered Accountants In England and Wales  (FCA)



Chartered Accountant