Tahen Kumar Servansingh

Independent Non-Executive Director, Appointed to the Board in 2014

Tahen Kumar Servansingh holds a Bachelor's degree in Physics and started his career as physics teacher. After serving as adviser in 1992 to the Minister of Finance, he was appointed senior adviser from 2005 to 2010 where he contributed in the formulation and implementation of national economic policies, capacity building, national economic empowerment programme and corporate social resonsibility framework.

He is a former Chairman of SICOM Group, and has been a director of the State Investment Corporation, the Mauritius Duty Free Paradise, the National Equity Fund and the Real Estate Investment Trust. He is also a board member of the Financial Reporting Council and the Gambling Regulatory Authority and is currently the special adviser to the Chairman of the Mauvillac Group. He is a director of Building and Civil Engineering, the India Equity Partners Fund and the Chairman of the Mauritius Institute of Directors.