Mark van Beuningen
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND GROUP CEO
Mark van Beuningen is currently the Group CEO and Executive Director of Cim Financial Services Ltd. He joined the Group in January 2016 as Managing Director of Cim Finance Ltd, position which he held until 30 September 2017.
Prior to joining the Cim Group, Mark worked for the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) in Sydney for two years and most recently Johannesburg for four years. Before that he worked at Macquarie Funds Group in Sydney and as audit manager for KPMG Financial Services Assurance in Cape Town.
Mark holds a BBusSci (Hons) in Finance and Accounts from the University of Cape Town and an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management. Mark qualified as a Chartered Financial Analysts in 2007 and Chartered Accounted (SA) in 2005.
Directorship in other listed companies: none.
GROUP LEGAL COUNSEL
Renu Audit joined the Cim Group in September 2008 following her nine years of service in the Mauritius Financial Services Commission where she inter alia headed its Legal and Enforcement Department and represented the regulator in senior level delegations and various national committees. Legally qualified in India, Mauritius and the UK, she has developed not only extensive knowledge of the supervisory and legal framework in the financial services sector but also a lot of practical know-how of doing business in Mauritius and dealing with the Government and its agencies.
HEAD OF CORPORATE AFFAIRS
Ambrish Maharahaje is an Associate of the Institute of Chartered Secretary and Administrators (UK) and holds a BSc in Management from the University of Mauritius. Prior to joining the Cim Group, Ambrish worked at the Mauritius Institute of Directors as Executive Secretary and at Rogers and Company Limited as Corporate Manager, Legal Compliance. Ambrish heads Cim Group’s Corporate Affairs function which comprises of Communications & Investor Relations and Company Secretarial services.
CHIEF AUDIT EXECUTIVE
Sheila Ujoodha holds a BSc (Hons) in Accounting. She is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA). Her memberships extend to the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors in the UK, Mauritius Institute of Professional Accountants and Mauritius Institute of Directors. She joined British American Tobacco (Mauritius) as the Internal Audit Manager in 2001. In March 2005, she was employed as General Manager of the Risk & Audit Department of Rogers and was subsequently appointed as Chief Risk & Audit Executive in 2007. Sheila joined the Cim Group in the same capacity in October 2012.