Master’s degree in Econometrics – University of Toulouse and ‘DESS’ in Management/Micro- Economics – Paris-X. Currently the Chief Strategy Officer of MCB Group. Previously worked as Senior Advisor on the World Bank Group’s Executive Board. Prior to joining the World Bank, was the MCB Group Chief Economist and Group Head of Strategy, Research & Development after having been the Economic Advisor to the Minister of Finance in Mauritius. Has been involved in various high-profile boards/committees. Chaired the SEM and the Statistics Board and as well as having been a member of the Board of Governors of MOBAA and of the IMF Advisory Group for sub-Saharan Africa. Currently a Board member of several companies within the MCB Group. On the institutional side, member of the Financial Services Consultative Council and director of the Financial Services Institute, Chairperson of the Economic Commission of Business Mauritius. Director in other listed companies/funds namely MCB Group, Caudan Development, COVIFRA, MCB India Sovereign Bond ETF and African Domestic Bond Fund.