Mr Sulaiman Hansrod is a Chartered Civil Engineer and has more than thirty years experience in the field of Civil/Structural Engineering. He holds a PostGraduate Certificate in Project Management and a B.Eng in Civil Engineering (University of Wales). He is a full-fledged Civil Engineer and has working experience in different countries which includes Mauritius, Madagascar, Seychelles, Benin, Zanzibar, Algeria, Djibouti, Cap Verde, Iraq and Oman.
Representative of the Ministry responsible for finance
Mr Hemnish Ram Urdhin is the representative of the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development. He is currently occupying the post of Analyst/Senior Analyst at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development with focus on the Energy and Public Utilities Sector. Mr Urdhin holds a Masters Degree with Merit in Banking and Finance, and a BSc (Hons) in Banking and International Finance (First Class Honours) from the University of Technology, Mauritius. He is also serving as Board Member at the Mauritius Renewable Energy Agency.
Representative of the Ministry responsible for wastewater
Mrs Bhooneshwari Kissoon-Luckputtya is a Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Energy and Public Utilities. She holds a Master’s Degree in Public Sector Management, University of Technology, Mauritius and a Master’s Degree with Merit in International Human Resource Management from the University of Greenwich, U.K. She reckons a wide experience in the public infrastructure, technology, communication and innovation sectors. Mrs Kissoon-Luckputtya has also been a Member of various Boards and Committees.
Representative of the Ministry responsible for water resources (Water Resources Unit)
Mr Lomush Juggoo is the representative of the Water Resources Unit and is the Director at the latter Unit. He holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Management, a Masters in Business Administration with Project Management and a Degree in Civil Engineering. He has about 20 years of experience in the Water Sector.
Representative of the Ministry responsible for health
Mr Doonunjoy Dassaye is a Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life. Holder of an MBA in Marketing, University of Mauritius and a B. Tech in Civil Engineering, IIT Kanpur, India, he reckons a long experience in the utilities, energy and health sector. Mr Dassaye has previously served as board member on various parastatal bodies. As representative of the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life, he also serves as board member on the National Women Council and National Children Council.
Representative of the University of Technology, Mauritius
Dr Chandradeo Bokhoree is an Associate Professor at the University of Technology, Mauritius and is leading the Centre for Applied Research for Sustainable Development. He has worked on several projects in collaboration with a wide range of stakeholders, both private and governmental institutions (Ministry of Local Government & Outer Islands, Mauritius Research Council, Indian Ocean Commission, UNDP, UNIDO, Shell Mauritius Ltd, etc) and is well grounded on consultancy projects geared towards sustainable waste management in Mauritius.
Member with wide experience in environmental matters (Appointed by the Minister)
Mrs Marie Jocelyne Noellette Dantier is a member of the Financial Cadre at the Mauritius Cane Industry Authority. She holds a BSc in Business Studies and reckons more than 24 years of rich experience in financial and administration matters in the Parastatal sector.
Member with wide experience in Consumer interests (Appointed by the Minister)
Dr Edwin Laval Hugues Gregoire is a registered Mental Nurse (1977) and General Nurse (1975). He holds a PhD in Community Mental Health Care and Therapeutic Intervention and an Msc in Health (Promotion, Research and Policy Change). He is also an executive member of ACIM and Bureau member of same, responsible for strategic direction and philosophy.
Mr Gupta Hemrazlall Gopaul is the Business Development Manager – Customs Brokerage Services, at Velogic Ltd in the Rogers Group. He reckons 40 years of experience in logistic services, and holds a Customs House Broker License. He is the actual President of APT – Professional Association of Freight Forwarders of Mauritius, as well as the Director of Mauritius Cargo Community Services Ltd (MACCS), and is engaged in social and cultural activities. Mr. Gopaul was elevated to the Rank of Officer of the Order of the Star and Key of the Indian Ocean (OSK) by the President of Mauritius on the occasion of National Day Celebrations in 2015.
Secretary to the Board
Mr Dharanand THACOOR is the Secretary to the Board. He holds a Master of Business Administration with specialization in Human Resources and Knowledge Management and BSc in Public Administration and Management. He also reckons more than 25 years experience in administration in the Public and Parastatal sector.