Senior Management

The Senior Management team is entrusted with the task of embracing the Board’s strategic vision and mission.

With a strong drive for excellence and passion to succeed, the team is committed to help the Group reach new heights and prosperity.

The Management team is composed of highly experienced and motivated professionals across a broad range of expertise.

Chittaman Jugroo
Chief Executive Officer


Mr Jugroo has more than 25 years managerial experience and was in charge of the Commercial Division of the Central Water Authority. He was responsible for the Debt Management, Billing, Prosecutions, Anti-Fraud Unit and drafting of all legislations / regulation of the CWA. Mr Jugroo is a Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK. He also holds an MSc Finance.

Mahendra Kumar Ramroop
Chief Financial Officer


Mr Ramroop has vast experience in the field of Finance. He has worked in the Banking Sector for over 18 years. After that he joined the SIC Group and worked in the Leisure Sector for 7 years. Subsequently, he was assigned responsibilities in Corporate Services and for at least 12 years in Fund Management. Mr Ramroop is a Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK. He is member of M.I.P.A. He also holds an MBA with Specialisation in Financial Management.

Vadivel Moothy
Team Leader - Agricultural Operations


Mr. Vadivel (Shiva) Moothy joined the Sugar Investment Trust in July 2007 as Senior Agronomist and was appointed as Team Leader - Agricultural Operations in January 2012. He is responsible for the implementation and management of all agricultural projects and activities of the Group. Shiva holds a Diploma in Agriculture & Sugar Technology and a Diploma in Management Studies from the University of Mauritius. Prior to joining the SIT Group, he held several key positions in Rose Belle Sugar Estate Board from 1983 to 2007 where he worked as Senior Diversification Officer, Section Manager and Agronomist.

Rakesh Koobrawa
Team Leader - Administration and Human Resources


Mr. Dayanund Koobrawa joined the Sugar Investment Trust in June 2008 as Team Leader - Administration & Human Resources. He is a holder of an MBA General with Merit, a Degree in Human Resource Management, a Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Management, a Diploma in Personnel Management and a Higher National Diploma in Computer Studies. He has also worked for 15 years as Administrative and Human Resource Manager at Triolet Bus Service Ltd.