Sheila Ujoodha

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Chairperson of the Audit & Risk Committee, Chairperson of the Directors Forum
Sheila Ujoodha is the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the Mauritius Institute of Directors (MIoD) with 21 years of hands-on experience in internal audit, risk management, corporate governance and process improvement on both the local and international market. Sheila Ujoodha holds a BSc (Hons) in Accounting. As a fellow member of the Chartered Institute of Certified Accountants and the MIoD, Sheila’s membership extends to the Mauritius Institute of Professional Accountants. Sheila’s participation extends to the Audit Committee Forum (ACF) and the Directors Forum, where she is presently the Chairperson. Sheila was awarded the CMO Africa Woman Leadership Award in 2017 for her contribution as a business leader displaying her best in the professional field. In 2019, she was conferred the Africa Impact Leadership Award at the SADC Women Forum and was induced into the SADC Women Leaders Hall of Fame. 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 Group and was subsequently appointed as Chief Risk & Audit Executive in 2007. Sheila joined the Cim Group in the same capacity in October 2012 to February 2018. She was recently the Managing Director of SmarTree Consulting Ltd from March 2018 to November 2020. She is a Board member of Innodis Ltd, Alteo Ltd and Smartree Consulting Ltd and acts as Chairperson of the Audit & Risk Committee at Alteo Ltd and Innodis Ltd.

Nafeeza Mulung

Advocacy & International Relations Executive

Nafeeza Mulung is the Advocacy and International Relations Executive with over seven years of working experience. She is responsible for the implementation of the MIoD’s training plan and advocacy work through the various Forums and Councils of the MIoD.

Nafeeza holds a BA (Hons) in Psychology from HELP University in Malaysia and has completed her ICSA Qualifying Foundation Programme with ICSA UK.

Cherry-Anne Madeleine

Marketing and Communication Executive

Cherry-Anne Madeleine is the Marketing & Communication Executive of the Institute. With more than 10 years’ experience in the Marketing and Public Relations sectors and prior to joining MIoD, she was the Communication & PR Manager at Maluti Communications, leading several successful communication campaigns for top companies in Mauritius.

Previously, she was a Consultant at MUA Group, providing financial solutions and helping in developing strategies to catalyze broad impact through the sharing of effective ideas. 

She holds a bachelor’s degree in mass communications, specializing in Public Relations from Curtin University of Technology, Australia.

Tavisha Teelwah

Administrative Officer

Tavisha Teelwah works as an administrative officer at MIoD. She has three years of work experience in the hospitality industry, specifically in the sales & marketing.

She graduated from Vatel International Business School with a bachelor’s degree in International Hotel Management

Crystele Louison

Administrative Assistant

Crystele is the Administrative Assistant at the MIoD. She is responsible for a variety of tasks, including managing the office, handling stakeholders inquiries, and providing support to the Institute. Crystele is a highly-skilled and experienced, who is known for her attention to detail and her ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously. 

Audrey Nabab

Learning Officer
Audrey Nabab is the Learning Officer at the Mauritius Institute of Directors and was previously an Intern at the Institute. She holds a BSc (Hons) Management (Minor: Finance) from the University of Mauritius and has completed a Certificate in Office Procedures and ITQ Level 1 with first class at the New Secretarial Institutes.