The Mauritius Bankers Association (MBA) held its Annual General Meeting on Monday 17 August 2020. Mr. Alain Law Min, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of The Mauritius Commercial Bank (MCB) Ltd, was reappointed as Chairman for another year mandate.
Also elected were the two Deputy Chairmen, Mr. Mark Watkinson, CEO of Bank One Limited, and Mr. Chris Murray, CEO of HSBC Mauritius. Messrs Watkinson & Murrayare taking over from Mr. Ravneet Chowdhury, ex-CEO of Bank One and Mr. Mathieu Mandeng, CEO of Standard Chartered Bank (Mauritius) Limited.
Mr. Alain Law Min, Chairman of the MBA, stated being honoured by the trust placed in him by his peers through his re-election as Chairman of the association. “During this coming year, I will ensure that the MBA continues the good work already started in the execution of its vision and strategic objectives towards building a solid foundation for an innovative, competitive and trustworthy banking environment, amidst a particularly challenging context.I will ensure that the various players in our industry work in close collaboration and synergy with our regulator and all other stakeholders for the benefit of our sector and our country at large,” he said.
Mr. Mark Watkinson, CEO of Bank One,stated being delighted to have been appointed as Deputy Chairman of the MBA. “I look forward to contributing fully to the advancement of the Mauritian banking sector, particularly in the current economic climate, and to working closely with the Bank of Mauritius and all stakeholders in the sector,” he said.
Mr. Chris Murray, CEO of HSBC Mauritius,said:“I am delighted to be elected Deputy Chairman of the MBA and look forward to continue contributing to the advancement of the MBA.”