An Investor is defined as a shareholder and director in a company incorporated in Mauritius under the Companies Act 2001. An Investor should make an initial transfer of USD 100,000 or its equivalent in freely convertible foreign currency in the account of the company under which the application will be made.
The business activity should generate an annual turnover of at least MUR 2 million for the first year and cumulative turnover of at least MUR 10 million for the subsequent two years. A company may have more than one investor as defined above. However, the initial investment and annual turnover will be a multiple of the number of Investors in the company.
Existing investor operating but not registered with the board of Investment having a net asset value of at least USD 100,000 or its equivalent in freely convertible foreign currency and a cumulative turnover of MUR 12 million during the preceding 3 years with a turnover of at least MUR 2 million in any one year.