First Meeting of the Regulatory Committee on Fintech and Innovation-driven Financial Services

First Meeting of the Regulatory Committee on Fintech and Innovation-driven Financial Services

Subsequent to this first meeting, the Committee will assess the current regulatory set up with respect to Fintech and Innovation-driven Financial Services Regulations in Mauritius, and make recommendations on the need to introduce new sets of regulations for Fintech and lnnovation. It will also identify priority areas within the regulatory space of Fintech activities.

 

The Committee is composed of the following members:

  • Lord Meghnad Desai, House of Lords, UK;
  • Lord St John of Bletso, House of Lords, UK;
  • Ms Loretta Joseph, Chair of the Australian Digital Currency and Commerce Association;
  • Mr Nishith Desai, Founder of the Nishith Desai Associates Law Firm in India;
  • Mr Yandraduth Googoolye, Governor of the Bank of Mauritius;
  • Mr Harvesh Seegolam, Chief Executive of the FSC; and
  • Mr Rajesh Sharma Ramloll S.C., Deputy Solicitor General, Attorney General's Office, Mauritius.

 

In this same context, an interactive session titled “Developments impacting India-bound foreign investments” was held at the FSC on 08 February 2018. The guest speakers for the session were Lord Meghnad Desai and Mr Nishith Desai.