Members

Ravendran Achari

Manoj Ram FCPA (Aust.) - President

CFO/Company Secretary, Fiji Sugar Corporation

Ram is an experienced accounting and financial practitioner. His previous experience includes Director Finance for the Fiji National University, Accounting Manager and Financial Controller with Coca Cola Amatil Fiji Ltd and Financial Controller for Coca Cola Amatil (PNG).

Ram looks forward to participating on the committee to provide a voice for all members in Fiji. He is looking to achieve positive outcomes through active participation with CPA Australia members.

Fareen Fameeza Saheb

Fareen Saheb CPA (Aust.) - Deputy President

Regional Financial Controller – Vodafone Fiji Pte Limited

With 10+ years of experience in the telecommunication sector, having immense knowledge in strategic planning, financial modelling, financial accounting, Board reporting, project management and financial audits. Recent experience includes company valuation, financial due diligence and providing financial and management insights in group’s expansion strategy in the Pacific Markets. She also holds a Master of Commerce degree in Professional Accounting, Diploma in Project Management and Diploma in Telecommunications Management. She is dedicated to attaining positive outcomes through active representations in the council.

Swastika Devi

Swastika Dev CPA (Aust.)

Financial Controller, ANZ Pacific

Having previously worked as Senior Assurance & Advisory Manager at Ernst & Young, Fiji, Swastika has been involved in community work and served on honorary executive committees. She participated in Women in Leadership 2017 and was part of the ANZ Notable Women Program 2018. Swastika believes your character is your greatest source of influence, and her motto is to ‘lead by example and be respected, authentic, trustworthy and motivated’.

Uday Sen

Uday Sen FCPA (Aust.)

Chairman, Sugar Cane Growers Fund

Uday is a businessman with more than 10 years of senior executive experience in the corporate sector. He has a Master of Commerce degree and is a past president of the Fiji Institute of Accountants. Uday is currently on the Agricultural Marketing Authority Board and has also previously served on other government boards and committees. He is a fellow of CPA Australia and CIMA.

Craig Sims

Craig Sims CPA (Aust.)

CEO and Director, Toyota Tsusho (South Sea) Limited

Craig received his bachelor’s degrees, with industry recognition at CPA, CIA and MBA in Australia and moved to Fiji in 2015. He has operational control over the Toyota companies in the South Sea region, including – Fiji, Samoa, American Samoa and Tonga.

Shaleshma Singh

Shaleshma Singh CPA (Aust.)

Chief Finance and Administration Officer, Sunergise (Fiji) Limited

Shaleshma is an experienced senior executive and finance professional with a demonstrated history of working in the oil, energy and fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) industries. Skilled in management and financial accounting, leadership, strategic planning and budgeting, she has a proven ability of delivering results and driving business growth.