Board of directors

MHC - Board of Directors

Mr Rashad Racheed DAUREEAWOO

Mr. Rashad Racheed DAUREEAWOO, Independent Chairperson of the MHC, was previously Chairperson of the Mauritius Duty Free Paradise Co Ltd. He is a Practising Barrister at Law and is holder of a Degree in Commerce from University of Delhi and a Master’s in Law from University of Paris.

Over the past 20 years, he has been serving the Judicial Department as Magistrate and served the Town of Beau Bassin/Rose-Hill as Councillor and Mayor. He has formerly held important positions including Member of Parliament, Deputy Chairman of Committees and Chaired the Parliamentary Committee on ICAC (Independent Commission Against Corruption).


Mr Anand Babbea is the Managing Director of Mauritius Housing Company Ltd since 01 May 2020. Mr Babbea has grown within the Banking, Financial and Payments Industry and is a professional reckoning more than 29 years of experience. He was also among the Pioneers of the e-Commerce Acquiring within the Banking Sector in Mauritius. Mr Babbea is equally a Member of the MIoD – Mauritius Institute of Directors.

Mr Babbea has started his career at the Ministry of Finance. He then, joined the State Bank of Mauritius Ltd, where he had a long and rich career of 21 years at the Bank. He also worked as Head of eCommerce at CIM Finance Ltd for approximately 4 years. Prior to joining the Mauritius Housing Company Ltd, Mr Babbea was the Chief Executive Officer of the GPN Data (Mauritius) Ltd for more than 3 years. He had also been the Chairman of the Development Bank of Mauritius (DBM) Ltd.

He holds a Bachelor Degree with Honours in Financial Services and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Mauritius.

Mr Dunputh KHOOSYE

Independent director

Ex-mayor of Vacoas-Phoenix and a retired officer of the police force, Mr KHOOSYE was appointed as Independent Director of the Mauritius Housing Company Ltd on 20 March 2015 and reappointed on 28 June 2019.

He is currently the Municipal Councillor and also the Chairperson of the Real Estate Development Monitoring Committee.

Dr Dharamraj PALIGADU

Mr Sarwansingh PURMESSUR

Mrs Marie Veronique Doriana LETANDRIE

Mr Khulwant Kumar UBHEERAM

Company Secretary

Prime Partners Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of The State Investment Corporation Limited, was appointed as the Company Secretary of Mauritius Housing Company Ltd on 01 July 2019. It is actively involved in the provision of statutory corporate secretarial services, registrar & transfer office services to domestic companies/trusts/mutual funds registered in Mauritius.

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