Board of directors

MHC - Board of Directors

Mr Mohummad Shamad AYOOB SAAB

Mr AYOOB SAAB holds a Diploma in Public Administration with specialization in Public Management and a Master's in Business Administration.

He joined the Public service in 1984 and has since then climbed up the ladder to the post of Permanent Secretary. He has served in various ministries and is at present posted to the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development.

Mr. AYOOB SAAB was appointed as non-executive director of the Mauritius Housing Company Ltd on 11 July 2019. He has served on several boards namely NPF, NHDC, NPFL, FSC and NCCG. He currently occupies the post of Chairperson of the Risk Management Committee and Member of the Conduct Review Committee of the MHC.

Mr Azaad AUMEERALLY

Independent Director

Mr AUMEERALLY holds a BSc  in Actuarial Science and he is a fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia.

He was appointed as Independent Director of the Mauritius Housing Company Ltd on 20 March 2015 and reappointed on 28 June 2019. Mr AUMEERALLY is also the Chairperson of the Audit Committee and the Founder of NestInvest.

 

Mr Koosiram CONHYE

Non-executive Director

Holder of a Diploma from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and an MSc in Finance from the University of Mauritius, Mr CONHYE is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA).

After joining the public service in February 1981, he has served in various Ministries and Departments at senior management level for more than two decades. He has also held the position of Administrative Secretary of the Export Processing Zones Development Authority (EPZDA) and Director of Corporate Affairs at the Board of Investment.

He was assigned the duties of Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Technology, Communication and Innovation on 15 March 2016 and subsequently appointed in a substantive capacity on 5 January 2017. He was also assigned the duties of Secretary to the Public Service Commission and Disciplined Forces Service Commission from September 2016 to April 2018.

Mr CONHYE also worked as a part-time lecturer at the University of Mauritius and the University of Technology. His areas of interest include public-sector management, governance and public-sector finance.

Mr CONHYE was appointed as non-executive director of the Mauritius Housing Company Ltd on 28 May 2018.

He is currently a Director of the Board of Multi Carrier (Mauritius) and the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Social Security, National Solidarity and Environment & Sustainable Development, Social Security and National Solidarity Division.

 

Mr Georges Henry JEANNE

Independent director

Holder of a BA in Economics and Social Sciences, Mr JEANNE was appointed as Independent Director of the Mauritius Housing Company Ltd on 20 March 2015 and reappointed on 28 June 2019.

He is the Senior Chief Executive of the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life as well as the Chairperson of the Conduct Review Committee.

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.

Mr Vidianand LUTCHMEEPARSAD

Known for his wisdom and knowledge in a number of fields and sectors and for his deep compassion for the less fortunate in Mauritius, Mr LUTCHMEEPARSAD boasts 30 years of experience in the field of Public Administration.

Holder of a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Mauritius and of other postgraduate qualifications from universities in the UK, India and Australia, he has gathered a wealth of experience in various fields such as Total Quality Management, Management of Change, Implementation of ISO 9000, Organisational Structures and Strategic Management, among others.

He has chaired the Project Plan Committee which has the mandate to examine the feasibility of capital projects which are thereafter included in the Public Sector Investment Programme and has been involved in socio-cultural activities since the last 15 years. 

He has formerly worked on the Public Sector Management Improvement Programme along with Price Waterhouse (International), and was elected as Director of the Board of SBM Holdings Ltd in June 2015, of which he is currently a Non-Executive Director.

Mr LUTCHMEEPARSAD is today the Senior Chief Executive of the Ministry of Housing and Lands and Director on the Board of Mauritius Housing Company, National Housing Development Company Limited, Landscope (Mauritius) Ltd and NIC Services Co. Ltd. He also holds the posts of Chairman and Director of Mauritius Technologies Holdings Ltd and Chairman of NIC Health Care Limited and Mauri-Facilities Management Company Ltd.

Mr Arveen Sharma SUNT

Holder of a Bachelor in Computer Applications from Bangalore University in India, Mr SUNT joined MHC on 4 December 2006 where he presently occupies the post of IT Specialist (Hardware Administration). Mr Sunt was appointed as executive director on 11 July 2019. He is also the President of the Mauritius Housing Company Staff Association.

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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