July 9, 2015 – Aegis & Co., audit firm of Aegis Group, announced today that Vijay Parabdeen has been admitted into the firm’s partnership. Vijay’s appointment to Aegis & Co. caps off an incredible year for Aegis as they rebranded and expanded their offices to Central Trinidad.

“I welcome Vijay into the partnership and congratulate him on achieving this important milestone in his career at Aegis” says Angela Lee Loy, Partner of Aegis & Co., and Chairman of Aegis Business Solutions. “He has demonstrated his technical strength and his ability to adapt to new challenges, deliver more client advisory services and will lead his team to continue to build the audit portfolio,” says Lee Loy.

Vijay was admitted as an assurance partner effective 1st July. He brings over 20 years experience and a broad understanding to clients across industries. Prior to working at Aegis, Vijay’s auditing experience includes big-four firm experience and public sector auditing. Throughout his career, he has been exposed to a wide array of industries including manufacturing, insurance, banking, public sector, services and many others. Vijay is a Fellow of the ACCA and a Chartered Financial Analyst. He is also a Non-Executive Director of the National Entrepreneurship Development Company Limited (NEDCO).

“Being elevated to partner in an audit firm is a humbling feeling and I see it as a validation of hard work and development. Over the last five years we have invested heavily in technical development for our diligent team. I hope that with our growth and trust in the future, our team members see themselves as the future partners of Aegis & Co.” says Vijay.

Vijay’s appointment to Aegis & Co. also coincides with Aegis Business Solutions, the business outsourcing and advisory arm, celebrating 14 years of service this month.

About Aegis & Co.

Aegis & Co was formed to meet the external audit needs for small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) in Trinidad and Tobago. Former Audit Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and present Partner of Aegis & Co., Angela Lee Loy saw the need to satisfy SME's and some instances, micro enterprises. Aegis & Co. delivers audits in compliance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). Aegis & Co. is a member of Kudos International Network, which is a member of the Forum of Firms.

About Aegis Group

Aegis Group of companies includes Aegis & Co., external audits and assurance services, Professional Resources Solutions Limited (PRSL), project workforce solutions requiring short-term international expertise and Aegis Business Solutions Limited, business outsourcing and advisory services.

For more information, please contact:

Aegis & Co., 18 Scott Bushe Street, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Catherine Perreira

Communications Advisor

Phone: +868 795 8925