Medine - 100 years

Our Group


Founded in 1911 as a sugar estate, Medine has accompanied the economic development of Mauritius throughout the years, by diversifying its activities in trade, tourism and other sectors. Situated in the vicinity of the country’s major cities on the highly desirable west coast of Mauritius, Medine has engaged in a major integrated property development programme, following the recommendations of its 2005-2025 Masterplan. It was the pioneer in the Integrated Resort Scheme sector in Mauritius, with the Tamarina Golf Estate.

Management Team

Daniel Giraud

Daniel Giraud

Thierry Sauzier - Deputy CEO & Managing Director Property

Thierry Sauzier - Deputy CEO & Managing Director Property

Vincent Labat - Managing Director Agriculture

Vincent Labat - Managing Director Agriculture

Alain Paillusseau - Managing Director Leisure

Alain Paillusseau - Managing Director Leisure

Lewis Ah Ching - Chief Financial Officer

Lewis Ah Ching - Chief Financial Officer

Marc Desmarais - Head of Human Resource

Marc Desmarais - Head of Human Resource

Sophie Desvaux de Marigny - Head of Communications & CSR

Sophie Desvaux de Marigny - Head of Communications & CSR

Jean-Marc Abel - Head of IT

Jean-Marc Abel - Head of IT

Patricia Goder - Company Secretary

Patricia Goder - Company Secretary

Anshi Saminaden - In-house Legal Adviser

Anshi Saminaden - In-house Legal Adviser

Daniel Giraud

Daniel Giraud

Master in Management Sciences (Paris Dauphine). Spent 23 years in the textile industry as CEO of the Floreal Group (CIEL Textiles), the largest Mauritian textile manufacturer.

Joined the Company as Chief Executive Officer in 2002. Director of the Company since 2003. Member of the Corporate Governance Committee.
Thierry Sauzier - Deputy CEO & Managing Director Property

Thierry Sauzier - Deputy CEO & Managing Director Property

Thierry Sauzier holds a Maîtrise d’Economie Appliquée from the University of Paris Dauphine. Worked in the stock-broking and banking sector in France and Mauritius for 12 years before joining Medine in 2004. As a project consultant, has led the Tamarina Golf Estate IRS project and further set up the Property cluster in 2007. Managing Director of the Property cluster since December 2009.
Vincent Labat - Managing Director Agriculture

Vincent Labat - Managing Director Agriculture

Vincent Labat holds a National Higher Diploma in Chemical Engineering (with Distinction) from Cape Town Technikon. In Mauritius, he has accumulated some 16 years of work experience, and his most recent posting was as Managing Director of ‘Les Gaz Industriels Ltd. (Mauritius)’. Managing Director of the Agriculture cluster since July 2011.
Alain Paillusseau - Managing Director Leisure

Alain Paillusseau - Managing Director Leisure

Spent more than 25 years in the hospitality, golf and spa industry with ACCOR Group and privately owned hotels, as General Manager & Area Manager in Africa, Middle East and Indian Ocean. Was more recently Regional Manager of Operations and Development at Pierre & Vacances Group in France. Managing Director of Medine’s Leisure cluster since October 2012.
Lewis Ah Ching - Chief Financial Officer

Lewis Ah Ching - Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer
Marc Desmarais - Head of Human Resource

Marc Desmarais - Head of Human Resource

Head of Human Resource
Sophie Desvaux de Marigny - Head of Communications & CSR

Sophie Desvaux de Marigny - Head of Communications & CSR

Head of Communications & CSR
Jean-Marc Abel - Head of IT

Jean-Marc Abel - Head of IT

Head of IT
Patricia Goder - Company Secretary

Patricia Goder - Company Secretary

Company Secretary
Anshi Saminaden - In-house Legal Adviser

Anshi Saminaden - In-house Legal Adviser

In-house Legal Adviser

Organigram


Board of Directors