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Leadership Team

In carrying out the FSC's mission, all staff are guided by the FSC Code of Conduct and the Core Values of the organisation, which are:

  • Ethical Behaviour
  • Team Work
  • Professionalism
  • Compliance with Rules

The Executive Committee, comprising the Chief Executive and Senior Executives/Executives enables the FSC to meet its statutory objectives, coordinates the activities of the various directorates and provides direction and guidance to the clusters.

The Heads of Clusters and Team Leaders work together to deliver the operational objectives of the FSC. They are responsible for the implementation of goals as set out in the strategic and business plans and ensure that the decisions and directions provided by the Executive Committee are understood by each and every member of the staff.

  • Leena Doman-Brette
    Head - Licensing
    Head - Licensing
    Head - Licensing
    Leena Doman-Brette
    Head - Licensing

    Leena Doman-Brette is the Head of the Licensing cluster. She joined the Commission in 2010 and reckons 17 years of experience in the financial services sector.

     

    Prior to joining the Commission, she worked for different Management Companies.  Leena also worked as Consultant to the World Bank.

     

    She holds a MBA (Specialisation in Financial Services), is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants (FCCA) and a member of MIPA. She is a member of the ACCA Network Panel and member of the Executive Committee of the International Fiscal Association (IFA) - Mauritius.

     

    Direct Line: 404 5670

  • Deerajen Ramasawmy
    Head - Financial Stability, Economic Research and Statistics
    Head - Financial Stability, Economic Research and Statistics
    Head - Financial Stability, Economic Research and Statistics
    Deerajen Ramasawmy
    Head - Financial Stability, Economic Research and Statistics

    Deerajen Ramasawmy is the Head of the Financial Stability, Economic Research and Statistics Cluster. He joined the Commission in 2012 and reckons more than 19 years of experience in both public and private organisations in Mauritius and UK.

    Prior to joining the Commission, he was an academic in Research Methods at the University of Mauritius. He has published extensively in international peer-reviewed journals including three books. He was also a Director and Head of Biostatistics in a French Contract Research Organisation.

    He holds a BSc (Hons) Mathematics (First Class) and a PhD in Mathematical & Statistical Modelling. He also has a Certificate in External Quality Assurance from UNESCO, France and a Post Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. In addition, he has successfully completed a Leadership Development Programme (LDP) with TowerStone, South Africa.

    Direct Line: 403 4013

  • Gamal Ballam
    Head – Supervision Insurance
    Head – Supervision Insurance
    Head – Supervision Insurance
    Gamal Ballam
    Head – Supervision Insurance

    Gamal Ballam is the Head – Supervision Insurance. He joined the Commission in 2012.

    Prior to joining the Commission, he held different positions in the financial industry as Investment Analyst, Investment Manager, Fund Manager and Assistant Vice President (Investments) from 2006 to 2012.

    He also spent some 5 years lecturing statistics and finance courses at university level both in Mauritius and South Africa.

    He holds a BSc Statistics and Applied Mathematics and an MSc Computational Finance and a Post Graduate Diploma in Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management. He is a life member of the Golden Key International Honour Society for outstanding scholastic achievements achieved during his studies. 

    Direct Line: 403 4012

  • Jasraj Hurdowar
    Head - Supervision Capital Markets
    Head - Supervision Capital Markets
    Head - Supervision Capital Markets
    Jasraj Hurdowar
    Head - Supervision Capital Markets

    Jasraj Hurdowar is the Head of the Supervision - Capital Markets.

    He joined the Commission in 2003 and reckons some 15 years of experience in the financial services sector.

    He holds a BSc (Hons) Accounting, an MBA - Finance (UK) and is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (FCIS).

    Direct Line: 404 5690

  • Vishwadeo Seebaluck
    Head - Supervision Investment Funds & Intermediaries
    Head - Supervision Investment Funds & Intermediaries
    Head - Supervision Investment Funds & Intermediaries
    Vishwadeo Seebaluck
    Head - Supervision Investment Funds & Intermediaries

    Vishwadeo Seebaluck is the Head of the Supervision- Investment Funds & Intermediaries Cluster.

    He joined the Commission in 2005 and he reckons almost 11 years of experience in the financial sector.

    Prior to joining the Commission, he worked as Corporate Administrator and Accounts Administrator in different Management Companies.

    He holds a BSc (Hons) Finance with Law and is an ACCA member.

    Direct Line: 404 5655

  • Charlene Louis
    Head - Supervision Global Business
    Head - Supervision Global Business
    Head - Supervision Global Business
    Charlene Louis
    Head - Supervision Global Business

    Charlene Louis is the Head of the Licensing Cluster. She joined the Commission in 2004 and reckons 10 years' experience in Licensing.

    She holds a BA (Hons) Law and Management, MBA (General), FCIS - Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.

    Direct Line: 404 5660

  • Prakash Seewoosunkur
    Head - Supervision Pensions
    Head - Supervision Pensions
    Head - Supervision Pensions
    Prakash Seewoosunkur
    Head - Supervision Pensions

    Prakash Seewoosunkur is the Head of the Supervision Pensions Cluster.

    He joined the Commission in 2001 and held Executive position.  In 2011, he was called to assume the role of Officer -in-charge of the Commission from January to July.  He was a former employee of the Mauritius Offshore Business Activities Authority (MOBAA).

    Previously, Prakash had worked for an Atlanta based US Company. From 2014-2015, he held  a senior management position in  a leading group of companies in Mauritius. 

    Prakash holds a bachelors and a masters degree in the field of software engineering as well as an MBA (Financial Management).  He has also specialised in the field of project management from Project Management Institute (PMI), USA.

    Direct Line:  404 5680

  • Jayshree Guness
    Head - Human Resources
    Head - Human Resources
    Head - Human Resources
    Jayshree Guness
    Head - Human Resources

    Jayshree Guness is the Head of the Human Resources Cluster.

    She joined the Commission in 2001 and reckons more than 18 years' experience in the financial sector.

    Prior to joining the Commission, she was a former employee of the Mauritius Offshore Business Activities Authority (MOBAA).

    She holds a BA Economics & Finance and a MBA (International Business). She is also an FCCA (Fellow member of the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants) and a member of MIPA. 

    Direct Line: 403 4009

  • Khemalini Hurdowar
    Head - Legal
    Head - Legal
    Head - Legal
    Khemalini Hurdowar
    Head - Legal

    Khemalini Hurdowar is the Head of the Legal Cluster. 

    She joined the Commission in 2005 and holds more than 15 years of experience in the legal field.  Prior to joining the Commission, she was a State Counsel at the Attorney-General's Office, Ministry of Justice and Human Rights.

    She holds an LLB (Hons) and an LLM and is a qualified Barrister-at-Law.  She is also a member of the Mauritius Bar Association.

    Direct Line: 404 5695

  • Yonesha Sahye
    Team Leader
    Team Leader
    Team Leader
    Yonesha Sahye
    Team Leader

    Yonesha Sahye is the Team Leader of the Enforcement unit.

     

    She joined the Commission in 2013 and reckons more than nine years' experience in the financial services sector.

     

    Prior to joining the Commission, she has worked in different Management Companies.

     

    She holds a Bachelor of Laws.

     

    Direct Line: 404 5698

  • Shaminah Neetoo
    Head - Executive Office
    Head - Executive Office
    Head - Executive Office
    Shaminah Neetoo
    Head - Executive Office

    Shaminah Neetoo is the Head of the Executive Office.  She joined the Commission in 2012 and reckons almost 10 years' experience in the financial sector.

    Prior to joining the Commission, she worked for a Management Company.

    She holds a BSc (Hons) in Economics and a Masters in Finance.

    Direct Line: 403 4001

  • Prashantsingh Mathoora
    Head - Administration and Enterprise Risk
    Head - Administration and Enterprise Risk
    Head - Administration and Enterprise Risk
    Prashantsingh Mathoora
    Head - Administration and Enterprise Risk

    Prashantsingh Mathoora is the Head of the Administration and Risk Enterprise Cluster.

    He joined the Commission in 2014 and reckons eight years' of experience in the aviation industry.

    Prior to joining the Commission, he was a former employee of the SIA Engineering Company, Singapore.

    He holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering and a Bachelor of Laws.

    Direct Line: 403 4014

  • Vishal Pusram
    Head - Finance and Accounts
    Head - Finance and Accounts
    Head - Finance and Accounts
    Vishal Pusram
    Head - Finance and Accounts

    Vishal Pusram is the Head of the Finance and Accounts Cluster.

    He joined the Commission in September 2004 as Accountant.

     

    He reckons 17 years' experience in the accounting and auditing fields, of which 12 years are in the financial services sector.

     

    Prior to joining the Commission, he worked in audit and accountancy firms for some 5 years.

     

    He holds a MBA (specialisation in Financial Risk Management), a BSc (Hons) Accounting. He is also a FCCA (Fellow member of the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants) and a member of MIPA.

    Direct Line: 404 5630

  • Amrit Chutoorgoon
    Head - Information Technology
    Head - Information Technology
    Head - Information Technology
    Amrit Chutoorgoon
    Head - Information Technology

    Amrit Chutoorgoon is the Head of the IT Cluster.

    He joined the Commission in 2012 and reckons some 12 years' experience in the IT field.

    Prior to joining the Commission, he worked as IT Manager in a national public utility body for 7 years and as IT Coordinator in a training institution for 3 years.

    He holds a BSc in Computer Science, an LLB (Hons), MBA and MSc in Computational Science with Application in Mathematical Modelling.

    Direct Line: 404 5601