Cohort’s principals have operational experience of multi jurisdictional business groups and the impact of transfer pricing and cross-border taxation considerations. Cohort works directly with the client and its advisers to provide ‘mind, management and control’ from Bermuda seeking the tax efficient operation of offshore group entities.

 

The scope of corporate management services depends upon individual client requirements. These services are typically designed to support transfer pricing and tax requriements and other factors applicable to international business.

 

Cohort works with clients to understand the

nature of their business and seeks to identify the high

value functions that could be performed from

Bermuda. The legal and accounting backgrounds

of Cohort’s principals permit participation in all

aspects of a company’s business, seeking to define

and add value based functions from Bermuda that are

demonstrably performed offshore by and for the benefit

of the relevant corporate entity. These include:

 

  Preparation, monitoring and reporting of corporate

policies and procedures.

 

  Preparation, monitoring and reporting of board

and board committee codes of conduct or other corporate management regulations.

 

  Evaluating prospective investments or business

opportunities through corporate and financial

due diligence.

 

  Procuring employees for the relevant company.

 

  Planning exit strategies and dealing with mergers,

acquisitions and divestitures.

 

  Provision of Directors and Officers.

 

  Design, management and operation of

comprehensive accounting and

administration services.

 

  Management of the audit process and

operational responsibilities for monthly/quarterly

financial reporting within the client group,

including the provision of agreed management information.

 

  Managing the day to day affairs of the company,

including, if required and authorised, banking

and handling correspondence, faxes

and telephone calls.