Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the Mauritius Ports Authority is committed to ensure that the highest standards of corporate governance are practiced 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.

Board Members



Mr Shankhnad Ghurburrun

Chairperson as from 01 June 2021

Mr Shekur Suntah

Director General, Mauritius Ports Authority

(On Pre-retirement leave)

Mr Kechan Balgobin

Representative of External Communications Division of the Prime Minister’s Office (Up to 21 July 2021)

Mr Om Kumar Dabidin

Secretary for Home Affairs, Prime Minister’s Office

Mr Ramburun

Mr Vikekanand Ramburun

Director of Customs, Mauritius Revenue Authority



Mrs Vailamah Pareatumbee

Director Economic and Finance, Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning and Development




Mrs. Anandee Pawan (Mrs) (As from 22 July 2021) 




Secretary to the Board

Mr. Shreeganesh Ganga, Director Finance (As from 1 June 2021)


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