Council

The Overall decision-making process and the management of the MCCI is entrusted to a Council of 21 Members, 16 of whom are elected by the Annual General Meeting of the MCCI (for a mandate of 2 years), 3 nominated from the Affiliated Associations and 2 appointed by the Council for a one-year mandate. The 16 elected Members come from the main sectors of the country’s economy which the MCCI represents and from a series of supporting sectors, as follows:

  • 4 from Industry Group
  • 4 from Commerce Group
  • 2 from Financial Services Group
  • 1 from Tourism Group
  • 1 from Logistics Group
  • 1 from ICT Group
  • 1 from Property Development Group
  • 2 from Other Business Services Group

The three affiliated associations which are represented on the Council are the Chinese Chamber of Commerce, the Indian Traders’ Association and the Mauritius Chamber of Merchants.

The Director of Business Mauritius is in attendance at meetings of the Council.

The President and the Vice-President of the MCCI are elected by the Members of the Council for a one-year mandate.

PRESIDENT

PRESIDENT

Mrs. Namita Jagarnath Hardowar (Other Business Services)
Institutional Expert Services
120C, Antelme Avenue
Quatre-Bornes

VICE - PRESIDENT

Mr. Charles Harel (Industry)
Archemics Ltd.
Bois Marchand
Terre Rouge

INDUSTRY GROUP

Mr. Denis-Claude Pilot
Avipro Co. Ltd.
Gentilly
Moka

Mr. Jerome Clarenc
Mauritius Oil Refineries Ltd.
Quay Road
Port-Louis

Mr. Eric Corson
PIM Ltd.
Quay Road

COMMERCE GROUP

Mr. Azim F. Currimjee
Currimjee Jeewanjee & Co. Ltd.
38, Royal Street
Port-Louis

Mr. Patrice Marie
IBL Ltd.
IBL House
Caudan Waterfront
Port-Louis

Mr. Gordon Perrins
Nestle’s Products (Mauritius) Ltd.
6th Floor, NeXTeracom Building Tower1
Rue du Savoir, CyberCity
Ebène

Mr. Matthias de Larminat
Vivo Energy Mauritius Ltd.
Cemetry Road
Roche Bois

FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP

Mr. Daniel Essoo
Mauritius Bankers’ Association
15th Floor, Newton Tower
Sir William Newton Street
Port-Louis

Mr. Didier Viney
Mauritian Eagle Insurance Co. Ltd.
1st Floor, IBL House
Caudan
Port-Louis

TOURISM GROUP

No Representative

LOGISTICS GROUP

Mr. Naveen Sangeelee
Velogic Ltd.
Freeport Zone 7
Mer Rouge
Port-Louis

ICT GROUP

Mr. Ashvin Pudaruth
OTAM
C/o The Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and Industry
2nd Floor, Anglo Mauritius
6 Adolphe de Plevitz Street
Port-Louis

PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT GROUP

Mr. Ravi Prakash Hardin
Bluelife Ltd.
Azuri Ocean & Golf Village
Roches Noires

OTHER BUSINESS SERVICES GROUP

Mrs. Rima Ramsaran
Association Mauricienne des Femmes Chefs d’Entreprise
Apt 1.35, Hillcrest Park Apartments
Phoenix

AFFILIATED ASSOCIATIONS

Mr. Shehzad Ahmed, CSK
Mauritius Chamber of Merchants
C/o Abdullasonco Ltd.
Louis Pasteur Street
Port-Louis

Mr. Pascal Fok Kow
Chinese Chamber of Commerce
Suite 305, Jade Court
Jummah Mosque Street
Port Louis

Mrs. Amanda Devi Lam
Indian Traders’ Association
C/o S. Sunassee
Sir William Newton Street
Port-Louis

IN ATTENDANCE

Mr. Kevin Ramkaloan
Business Mauritius
BM-MCCI Building
Ebène Cyber City
Ebène

CO-OPTED MEMBERS

Mr. Guillaume Hugnin
Panagora Marketing Ltd.

Pont Fer

Phoenix

Mr. Huns Biltoo
KPMG
KPMG Centre
31, CyberCity
Ebène

Australia

June 1995
Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI)

Austria

September 2014
Austrian Federal Economic Chamber

China

April 1997
China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) - Beijing
China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission - Shanghai
November 1998
CCPIT Guangdong Sub-Council
September 2008
CCPIT Qingdao
May 2007
CCPIT Qingdao

Comores

April 2017
L´Union des Chambres de Commerce, d´Industrie et d´Agriculture

Djibouti

August 2008
Chamber of Commerce of Djibouti

Estonia

September 2015
Estonia Chamber of Commerce and Industry

France

September 1996
l’Assemblée des Chambres Françaises de Commerce et d’Industrie (ACFCI)

India

November 1985
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)
May 1996
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
June 1995
Tamil Nadu Chamber of Commerce and Industry
January 2004
India International Trade Center
May 2004
Seafood Exporters Association of India
October 2005
Seafood Exporters Association of India

Kenya

January 2011
The Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI)

Madagascar

November 2004
Fédération des Chambres de Commerce, d’Industrie, d’Artisanat et d’Agriculture de Madagascar

Malaysia

August 1994
The National Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Malaysia
June 2005
Malaysian Associated Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry

Mozambique

September 2012
Chamber of Commerce of Mozambique

Nigeria

June 2019
Nigeria Association of Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Mines and Agriculture

Pakistan

October 2004
The Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI)

Réunion

June 1995
Chambre of Commerce and d’Industrie de la Réunion
March 2002
L’Association pour le Développement Industriel de la Réunion

Russia

May 2007
Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation

Seychelles

November 2005
Seychelles Chamber of Commerce and Industry
April 2014
Seychelles Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Slovakia

September 2018
Slovak Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI)

South Africa

September 2016
South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Sri Lanka

May 2004
National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka

Taiwan

September 2017
Taiwan External Trade Development Council

Tanzania

January 2011
The Tanzania Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (TCCIA)

Thailand

August 2004
The Federation of Thai Industries (F.T.I)
February 2013
TUSKON

Turkey

August 2014
DEIK (Foreign Economic Relations Board)
TOBB (The Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey)