Our Team of Experts comprises of dedicated Portfolio Managers, experienced Fund Managers, highly qualified Analysts, who along with a well-coordinated operations team, strive to meet clients’ needs in dynamic market conditions.
Eric is a Postgraduate in Financial Management (Master in Management with Neoma Business School –Hons.-, MBA Exchange with SMU Edwin L. Cox School of Business) and Law (Master in Business Law, joint Erasmus curricular with the University of Rennes and the University of Wales, Cardiff Law School). His academic background has enabled his broad appreciation of business solutions. He is an experienced professional with a record of accomplishments in finance and international business development and has a comprehensive expertise of financial, sales and operation processes across multiple sectors. He has also proven successful in cross-cultural team leadership. He has joined ACM mid-2019 and took office in January 2020.
Sandrine holds an LLB from the City Law School, London, UK and did her Bar Vocational Course at the Inns of Court School of Law (City Law School) in London. She was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2009 at the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple and was called to the Mauritian Bar in 2011. She spent two years as a junior Barrister at an award winning Mauritian law firm where she gained considerable expertise over various aspects of corporate and commercial law, including advisory, banking, financial and fund management services. For more than three years, as in-house Counsel, she headed the legal and compliance department and acted as Secretary to the Board of a management company, which was an entity licensed and regulated by the Financial Services Commission of Mauritius. Sandrine has a modern approach to compliance, leadership, management and strategy with proven ability to provide proactive leadership along with a pragmatic and efficient approach. She is also an associate of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators and a member of the Mauritius Bar Association.
Stephen holds a BCom (Hons) Economics and Finance from the University of Cape Town. Stephen has over 12 years of experience in the financial services sector and over 10 years in the asset management business. Prior to joining ACM, he spent 3 years working as Fund Manager at MCB Investment Management Ltd and a further 4 years as Portfolio Manager at MCB Private Banking where he was responsible for setting up of the portfolio management activity from scratch and contributed to the major rise in AUM on both local and foreign markets.
Michael is a CFA charterholder since 2017 and holds a Master of Commerce degree (Finance major) from the University of New South Wales in Australia, a PhD in Automatic System and Microelectronics from the University of Montpellier II and a Master of Engineering from Ecole Polytechnique Universitaire of Montpellier in France. Michael joined Afrasia Capital Management in January 2014 and is currently working as a senior investment manager. Prior to that, he worked as a research engineer for 3 years at Infineon Technologies France, a German Semiconductor company, and 1 year at the Atomic Energy and Alternative Energies Commission as post-doctoral researcher in France. Michael also worked as an Investment Analyst at Plurigestion Ltd, a wealth management company.
Ishrat holds a BSc (Honours) in Economics and Finance from the University of Mauritius and an MSc in Investment and Finance from Middlesex University (UK). She previously worked at the Financial Services Commission in the Research & Development department for 3 years, and, at Anglo-Mauritius Investment Managers Ltd (now known as Swan Wealth Managers) for more than 6 years where she was Fund Manager leading a team of financial analysts and responsible for foreign investment portfolios. She joined AfrAsia Capital Management Ltd in November 2013 as Fund Manager.
Murvyn holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Economics from the University of Cape Town, with more than 10 years’ experience in the local financial services industry. Murvyn started his professional career, initially as an analyst and later as part of the fund management team looking after the numerous clients including high net worth individuals, pension funds, and collective investment schemes at SBMMAM, the asset management arm of the SBM Group. After almost 5 years there, he switched to Bank One Ltd as Portfolio Manager in the Private Banking team. Halfway through his 6 years at Bank One Ltd, he took on the challenge of becoming a Relationship Manager in the Private Banking & Wealth Management Department and enhanced his knowledge of Bank of Mauritius credit requirements/guidelines along with assisting in the setting up of the company’s global custody business.