Aller au contenu principal

Hemlata Sadhna SEWRAJ-GOPAL

Second Deputy Governor / Bank of Mauritius
Hemlata Sadhna SEWRAJ-GOPAL

Mrs Hemlata Sadhna Sewraj-Gopal was appointed, with effect from the 1st of March 2020,
Second Deputy Governor of the Bank of Mauritius by His Excellency the President of the
Republic upon the recommendation of the Prime Minister.
Mrs Sewraj-Gopal joined the Bank of Mauritius in 2003. Prior to her appointment as Second
Deputy Governor, Mrs Sewraj-Gopal was the Secretary to the Bank of Mauritius. In that
capacity, she also acted as Secretary to the Board, Secretary to the Audit Committee, Member
of the Investment Committee and Chairperson of the Tender Committee. In the course of her
career, Mrs Sewraj-Gopal has overseen several key departments including Human Resources,
Procurement as well as Accounting and Budgeting.
Prior to joining the Bank of Mauritius, Mrs Sewraj-Gopal was Director- Corporate services at
the Board of Investment (2001-2003), Financial Controller at the Mauritius Export
Development and Investment Authority (1997-2001) and Manager at KPMG Mauritius (1993-
1997). Mrs Sewraj-Gopal also worked for three years in London at Arthur Andersen.
A State Scholar, the Second Deputy Governor holds a Bachelor in Economics and Social
Studies (Honours) from the University of Manchester. Mrs Sewraj-Gopal is also a Chartered
Accountant from the Institute of Chartered accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW).
Currently Mrs Sewraj-Gopal is a Board Director of the Mauritius Investment Corporation Ltd
(MIC), the Financial Reporting Council and the National Committee on Corporate Governance.