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

Thierry Sauzier - Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Thierry Sauzier - Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Marc Desmarais - Group Head Human Resources and Head of Education

Marc Desmarais - Group Head Human Resources and Head of Education

Stephane Poupinel de Valencé - Managing Director Medine Property

Stephane Poupinel de Valencé - Managing Director Medine Property

Daniel Giraud

Daniel Giraud

Lewis Ah Ching - Chief Financial Officer

Lewis Ah Ching - Chief Financial Officer

Jean-Marc Abel - Head of IT

Jean-Marc Abel - Head of IT

Patricia Goder - Company Secretary

Patricia Goder - Company Secretary

Celine Guillot-Sestier - Group Communications & CSR Manager

Celine Guillot-Sestier - Group Communications & CSR Manager

Vincent Labat - Managing Director Agriculture

Vincent Labat - Managing Director Agriculture

Raoul Maurel - Managing Director, Tamarina Hotel, Golf and Estate

Raoul Maurel - Managing Director, Tamarina Hotel, Golf and Estate

Paul Williams - Managing Director, Casela World of Adventures

Paul Williams - Managing Director, Casela World of Adventures

Laurent Gordon-Gentil - Group Human Resources Manager

Laurent Gordon-Gentil - Group Human Resources Manager

Thierry Sauzier - Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Thierry Sauzier - Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Thierry Sauzier holds a Maîtrise dâ??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.
Marc Desmarais - Group Head Human Resources and Head of Education

Marc Desmarais - Group Head Human Resources and Head of Education

Stephane Poupinel de Valencé - Managing Director Medine Property

Stephane Poupinel de Valencé - Managing Director Medine Property

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.
Lewis Ah Ching - Chief Financial Officer

Lewis Ah Ching - Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer
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
Celine Guillot-Sestier - Group Communications & CSR Manager

Celine Guillot-Sestier - Group Communications & CSR Manager

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 â??Les Gaz Industriels Ltd. (Mauritius)â??. Managing Director of the Agriculture cluster since July 2011.
Raoul Maurel - Managing Director, Tamarina Hotel, Golf and Estate

Raoul Maurel - Managing Director, Tamarina Hotel, Golf and Estate

Graduated in Marketing (Murdoch University) and in Food and Beverage Management. Started his career in hospitality in 2003 and worked in four hotels in Mauritius and Madagascar. Three years as General Manager of Paradise Cove Boutique Hotel, before joining Medine Leisure in September 2015.
Paul Williams - Managing Director, Casela World of Adventures

Paul Williams - Managing Director, Casela World of Adventures

Made his career in entertainment parks since 2000. Worked at merlin Entertainment Group in Europe (General Manager of Sea Life Val d'Europe and Head of Openings) and Asia (Bangkok Cluster General Manager and Director for Thailand). Joined Medine as Managing Director of Casela World of Adventures in December 2013.
Laurent Gordon-Gentil - Group Human Resources Manager

Laurent Gordon-Gentil - Group Human Resources Manager

Organigram


Board of Directors