François Montocchio

Independent Non-Executive Director, Appointed to the Board in 2010

François Montocchio is a Fellow of the Association of International Accountants (UK). He was an Executive Director of Harel Mallac & Co Ltd from 1967 to 1982 and held financial and administrative positions in South Africa until 1994. He then occupied senior positions within the Harel Mallac group of companies, the last as Chief Executive Officer from 2005 until his retirement in 2007 and remained a Board member until May 2010. He is a past Chairperson of The Mauritius Chemical and Fertiliser Industry Ltd and The Mount Sugar Estates Company Ltd and is currently the Chairperson of Union Sugar Estates Ltd and a director of Harel Frères Ltd.