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Why Mauritius?

  • 1st International Financial Centre in Africa
  • Uninterrupted growth for over 40 years; tax free operations of transhipment, warehousing, and light manufacturing
  • Multi-lingual workforce facilitates links with Asia and Europe (English, French, Hindi, and Chinese)
Member Organisation

Name:   Business Mauritius

Direct corporate members: 1200

Labour Law Services: Advice, access to legislation and case law, assistance for collective bargaining negotiations, publications, support for case preparation, drafting and vetting documents, and representation before Industrial Relations institutions.



Name: Deonanan (Raj) Makoond

Role:  Chief Executive Officer

Contact:  Tel: + 230 5728 6452     Email: 

Background: Makoond joined Business Mauritius in 2015 as CEO. Previously, he served for over 20 years as Director of the Joint Economic Council, and as a Senior Economist at the Ministry of Economic Planning and Development. He co-chairs the Skills Working Group with the Ministries of Labour and Education and holds a BA Honours in Economics from the University of Bombay and MSc in Tourism Planning from the University of Surrey.