PRITESH PATEL PROFILE

 

  1. Pritesh Graduated from the University of Queensland (Australia) in 1982.pritesh
  2. He commenced his accounting career with PKF Chartered Accountants (Brisbane-Australia) in the insolvency field.
  3. In 1987 Pritesh started with NZ CA firm Spicer & Oppenheim specialising in Insolvency.
  4. An opportunity arose to further his tax experience and a further 8 Years was spent as a tax investigator with Inland Revenue Department.
  5. From 1995 to 2004 Pritesh was in the retail sector.
  6. From 2005 to current his practice Patel & Co provides accountancy services and undertakes insolvency assignments.
  7. Pritesh has been a Liquidator of over 260 Companies in New Zealand both court appointed and shareholders voluntary appointments.
  8. Pritesh has also appeared as an expert witness in High court civil matters mainly for Loss Quantification work.
  9. Pritesh hails from Fiji and is the youngest of in the family of siblings who are all university graduates. His father was the first Indian Aeronautical / Mechanical engineer to graduate out of a university in New Zealand in 1951 and was also a Member of Parliament (Senator) in the Fijian Government.
  10. Pritesh supports a number of charitable organizations both in New Zealand & Pacific Islands.