Mauritius’ Board of Investment appoints Mr Gérard Sanspeur as their new chairman
Newly appointed Board of Investment chairman Mr Gérard Sanspeur is expected to help BOI speed up the execution of its strategies which consist of the promotion of investment, project development and business facilitation. (Image: Board of investment)
Mauritius’ premier investment promotion agency, the Board of Investment (BOI), has appointed Mr Gérard Sanspeur to lead the organization on the path of increasing operational efficiency.
The change of guard at BOI sees Mr Gérard Sanspeur nominated in replacement of Mr Maurice Lam.
The institution has set out on a journey to achieve operational efficiency and counts on the leadership and experience of Mr Sanspeur to steer the ship in the right direction, given the current economic climate. Indeed, FDI inflows have become pivotal in the creation of a high-income economy.
Mr Sanspeur is a forward and strategic thinker with a deep understanding of the latest managerial trends and technological applications. During the past 30 years, he has worked in diverse organisations across both the public and private sectors and has acquired broad knowledge in finance, business innovation, project management and creation of new sectors.
With Mr Sanspeur at the helm, BOI will speed up the execution of its strategies which consist of the promotion of investment, project development and business facilitation.
Finally, Africa will also be a center of focus as the BOI aims to reinforce the presence the Mauritian business platform in the region.