Meet The Team
Our passionate, dynamic and dedicated team consists of some 20 professionals with broad-ranging experience in the property industry. Their combined skills and in-depth knowledge provide a sound foundation to execute our Company’s ambitions, with a strategic and hands-on operational approach to deliver strong yields and long-term value.
The Management Team
Robin Hardin was appointed to the Board of Bloomage in August 2017 and is the Chief Executive Officer of the Company. He has more than 15 years’ experience at senior level, both in Mauritius and Africa, working for companies like Shell, Rogers and ENL, and has spent the last 10 years focusing on the property industry. He holds a B-Tech in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology and an MBA from the University of Surrey. He has also attended Professional Development Programmes from London Business School and Witts Business School, as well as a Property Development Programme from the Graduate Business School of University of Cape Town.
Nourayna Baichoo-Ladan has been the Head of Finance at Bloomage since January 2018. She is a Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant and holds an MBA from the University of Mauritius. After a debut in the reinsurance industry with Munich Mauritius Reinsurance in 2002, her professional journey in the property sector started in 2008, when she joined Foresite Property, the property arm of the Rogers Group, as Finance Manager. In 2014, she moved to a senior management position overseeing the financial operations of the property cluster of the Cim Group.
Lloyd Martin has been the Portfolio Technical and Maintenance Manager at Bloomage since July 2017. He has more than 30 years’ experience, the last 15 being at the senior level, spanning various clusters within the IBL Group. He has led the design and implementation of major projects, including construction projects, in Mauritius and Gabon. He has various technical certifications and accreditations in the MEP and energy management fields.
Selvin Mootoosawmy is the Asset Manager at Bloomage. He is a Chemical and Environmental Engineer by training and also holds an MSc in Project Management from the University of Mauritius. He has held maintenance and property management roles in the hotel and banking sectors prior to moving to the property sector in 2011 with Medine. In 2014, he joined EnAtt, where he played an active role in the redevelopment and repositioning of Phoenix Mall as Centre Manager. He thereafter moved to a senior management position, overseeing asset management of several properties owned by Ascencia.
Maurice Planel is the Head of Projects and Commercial at Bloomage since its incorporation in 2017. Prior to joining IBL Property in October 2015, he has held senior management positions in companies spanning various sectors, including textile, retail and real estate. Maurice was instrumental in the setting up of the first commercial centre in Mauritius (Centre Commercial Phoenix, then known as Continent) and has also extensively promoted the sale of IRS and RES developments in French-speaking European countries.