Martin St-Hilaire, Managing Partner of the firm is a qualified Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) member of the Institute of Canadian Chartered Accountants. Holding a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Laval University, Quebec, Canada, Martin has extensive experience in Accounting, Audit and Financial Management, having previously worked for “big four” accounting firms in Canada (Arthur Andersen/Deloitte) and New Caledonia (KPMG). Martin has been a Vanuatu Resident since 2003 and he is currently the Chairman of the Vanuatu Financial Centre Association (www.fca.vu).
Pierre graduated from Universities of Nancy (France), Aix en Provence (France) and Luxembourg. He was an attorney at the bar (Avocat au Barreau) in Luxembourg and his practices focused on general corporate law, mergers and acquisition as well as cross-border reorganizations. Pierre worked in several international law firms in Europe as well as for the financial regulator in Hong Kong. In Vanuatu, Pierre takes care of all corporate services that AJC provides to its clients and is able to assist them in all aspects of their projects in the country.
Marine Dondelinger-Mathis is the Manager of the corporate department of AJC. She is law graduated from the Universities of Nancy (France) and Lyon (France). Before joining AJC, Marine worked in one of the top-tier law firms in Luxembourg and in the banking area of Luxembourg. Her practice focused on the investment funds areas and on corporate law.
In Vanuatu, Marine is taking care of the offshore corporate services of AJC.
Executive secretary since october 2006 for AJC, Marie-Paule is a CPA office employee graduate, having obtained certification in 1986 from the National Institute of Technology of Vanuatu. She is trilingual in French, English and Bislama.
At AJC, Marie Paule takes care of the following services :
– Follow up with lands records;
– Immigration services (Business VISA, special category VISA, extended visitor VISA, permanent VISA etc);
– Work permits;
– Business Licence applications;
– Liquor licenses.
Nathalie joined the advisory department of AJC since November 2008. She takes care of the following services:
– Local companies formation;
– Local companies renewal;
– Filing of the annual returns;
– Application to obtain foreign investment certificate delivered by Vanuatu Investment Promotion Authority;
– Restructuration of companies (change of shareholding / change of directorship).
– Registration of business name
– Renewal of business name
She liaise on a regular basis with Vanuatu Financial Services Commission and with the different administrations of Vanuatu.
Simone works for AJC since February 2013. At AJC, Simone takes care of the following services:
– Application with the opening of the bank account;
– Management of insurances for clients;
– Incorporation of Charitable Associations;
– Incorporation of Foundation;
– Wages Management for clients.
Gina Mulonturala started at the Firm in January 2016. Graduated from the University of New Caledonia (UNC) with a Bachelor Degree in Economics and Management, Gina has extinguished herself by her capacity to maintain strong relationships with our customers. In charge of monthly declarations (VAT, VNPF), Gina will respect your deadlines. Certified with Xero, Gina is fluent in French, English and Bislama, which allow her to communicate easily with our customers.
Marie Cornen works as the accountant of AJC.
Marie Brenda Pipite is part of the corporate department of AJC. She mainly takes care of the offshore structures and international companies. She liaises on a regular basis with the Vanuatu Financial Services Commission and Vanuatu Financial Intelligence Unit in order to make the structures incorporated by AJC fully compliant with Vanuatu regulation. Marie Brenda Pipite is fluent in French, English and Bislama.
Originally from Pentecost Island, Marie-Claudie has studied accounting in Taki Vocational School. Having great experience in auditing for more than 10 years, Marie Claudie is in charge of the audit files. Being rigorous, willing to understand the nature of everything around her and her goodwill made of her an auditor as effective as pleasant. Marie-Claudie is trilingual (English, French, Bislama).
Leyla Niowenmal started at the firm in March 2015 after being graduated from Gisborne Girls’ High School (New Zealand) with a certification of NCEA Level 3. Originally from Malekula island, Leyla is fluent in French, English and Bislama which is an advantage in her relationship with our clients. With great perseverance and strong desire to always do well, Leyla offers a great quality of daily work at AJC which is recognized by our clients.
Diana joined AJC in June 2009 as a receptionist. She participates in bookkeeping, account reconciliations and completes company payrolls. Diana is trilingual in English, French and Bislama.
Sara Harry is a young accountant who has joined our team in January 2017. After being graduated from Lycée Français of Port-Vila (Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio), Sara decided to pursue her higher studies in Fiji to improve her english. She afterwards earned a Bachelor Degree in Economics and Social Administration with distinction from the University of Toulouse Capitole 1. Trilingual (French, Bislama and English) and kind, Sara will be able to listen and answer all your needs.
Recently graduated from the University of the South Pacific, Laucala (Fiji) with a bachelor degree in Accounting and Economics, Lynneth joined our accounting team in January 2017.She is passionate by numbers and will love to assist you in understanding your financial reports and to contribute to your business decisions making. Originally from Pele Island, Lynneth is fluent in Bislama and English. Please, do not hesitate to liaise with her, she is available and willing to help you any time.
Olga has big experience in business support of foreign investors in her mother country, Russia. As an auditor and financial manager she helped them to solve financial, accounting, tax and legal tasks. Olga really likes business and she provided good opportunities to increase company’s value. Olga has Master’s degree in law (taxation) and she studied financial management in Institute of Management Accounting, USA and book-keeping in International Association of Book-Keepers, England. Olga speaks in English and Russian. Her professional personal qualities are loyalty and result-orientation. We believe she is a good asset to our company.
Catherine is part of the corporate department of AJC. She obtained a Degree of bachelor of Laws in 2014 from the University of South Pacific and is now focusing on the offshore and legal files of AJC. Catherine is fluent in French, English and Bislama.