Board of Directors

The Board of Directors (‘The Board’) of the Mauritius Ports Authority is committed to ensure that the highest standards of corporate governance are practiced throughout the Mauritius Ports Authority (MPA) as a fundamental part of corporate governance matters. As the prime policy decision-maker of the Authority, the Board ensures the Authority’s sustained growth and development by collectively directing the organization’s affairs and maintaining the highest standards of governance whilst meeting the interests of its stakeholders and enhancing the financial performance of the MPA.  In its advisory role it provides strategic guidance and oversight of management. 

Board Members


Mr Ramalingum Maistry

Chairman MPA

Mr Shekur Suntah

Director General MPA

Mr Kechan Balgobin

Member (Representative, External Communications Division of the Ministry of Tourism & External Communications)

Mr Om Kumar Dabidin

Member (Permanent Secretary, Home Affairs Division of the Prime Minister's Office)

Mr Ramburun

Mr Vikekanand Ramburun

Director of Customs, Mauritius Revenue Authority



Mrs Vailamah Pareatumbee

Member (Lead Analyst, Ministry of Finance & Economic Development)