We are pleased to announce the appointment of Sridhar Nagarajan as Managing Director of Mauritius and Member of our Group Executive Committee. His appointment will, subject to regulatory approvals, commence on 18 January 2019.
Sridhar has more than 18 years of experience in the financial services industry and has become a thought leader in the local finance sector. He joins SGG after leading the successful transformation of MauBank, where he was CEO. Prior to MauBank, Sridhar enjoyed a very successful career at Standard Chartered Bank, which included his time as CEO of Standard Chartered Bank Mauritius.
Sridhar will be responsible for driving the Group’s Mauritius and African strategy and will report directly to Group Chief Operating Officer, Christiaan Van Houtven. Christiaan commented:
“I am very pleased to welcome Sridhar to SGG. Sridhar has in-depth knowledge of the financial industry and will play an instrumental role as we further develop our operations in Mauritius and Africa. SGG Group is very committed to its Mauritius operations and we firmly believe that Sridhar is the ideal candidate to lead our Mauritius’ operations to new heights. At the same time, I would like to thank Graham Sheward for his contribution to the business over the last four years. We wish him well in his future endeavours.”
Paul Leech, Chairman of SGG Mauritius’ Board of Directors, said:
“The board is very confident that SGG Mauritius has secured a CEO who will implement SGG’s ambitious regional strategy. I look forward to working with Sridhar to achieve our objectives.”
Sridhar Nagarajan added:
“I am delighted to be joining SGG and to be part of its ambitious growth plan. SGG has seen rapid growth over the past two years and is now the world’s fourth largest independent investor services firm. I am honoured to be part of this exciting journey and look forward to working with the teams to drive the regional strategy from Mauritius.’’