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.

Govinden Mareemootoo Veeramootoo
Chief Operating Officer


Mr G.M. Veeramootoo is a holder of a B.Eng. (Hons), Post Graduate Diploma and an MSC in Civil Engineering Studies. He is a registered professional engineer and has worked as assistant resident engineer/resident engineer/project manager on various Civil Engineering projects for the last 21 years.

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.

Roudisteerun Mathaven
Compliance Officer


Mr Mathaven joined the SIT Group in April 2016. He has more than 29 years’ experience in auditing, investigation, legal drafting and handling court cases. He holds a B.A (Hons) Legal Studies & Management and MSc Financial Management and Taxation.

Patrick Huet
Agricultural Operation Officer – Agricultural Operations


Mr. Patrick Huet joined the Sugar Investment Trust in May 2018 as Agricultural Operations officer. He is responsible for implementation and management of the agricultural projects and activities of the Group. Prior to joining SIT Group, he has held several key positions as below:

  • Worked at Medine Ltd for 37 years
  • Head of Sub- Section Beaux Songes 400 ha under irrigation
  • Planters’ Advisor for 12 years
  • Implemented FORIP project for planters of factory area of Medine

He has also worked for several planters where FORIP project has been implemented for 3 years in managing their domain until 2015. In addition to that, he has been working at “Compagnie du Mapou” as Agricultural Operations Manager until 2017 – cane and nursery activities. He also worked for Medine Ltd and has been coaching the new Planters’ Advisor during crop 2017.

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.