Holds a Master’s degree in Econometrics from the University of Toulouse and a ‘DESS’ in Management/Micro-Economics from Paris-X. He is currently Chief Strategy Officer of MCB Group Limited. Previously, he worked as Senior Advisor on the World Bank Group’s Executive Board where he was responsible for issues relating mainly to the International Finance Corporation and to the private and financial sectors. Prior to joining the World Bank, he was the MCB Group Chief Economist after having been the Economic Advisor to the Minister of Finance. During his career, he has been involved in various high-profile boards/ committees. Amongst others, he chaired the Stock Exchange of Mauritius, the Statistics Advisory Council and the Statistics Board of Mauritius as well as having been a member of the Board of Governors of the Mauritius Offshore Business Activities Authority, a director of the Board of Investment and of the Mauritius Sugar Authority. Presently, alongside being a Director of MCB Group and a member of its Strategy Committee and Risk Monitoring Committee, he acts as either Chairperson or board member of several companies of the MCB Group. Director in other listed companies namely MCB Group, Caudan Development, COVIFRA and Medine.