You can rely on our team of professionals, driven by passion and high ethical standards. LCF is majority-owned by its management.
Rajiv Lutchmiah, Executive Director- Chief Executive Officer. Investment Experience : 18 years. BSc. Hons. Economics & Business Finance (Brunel, UK). Management & Investment programmes at INSEAD and WITS Business School. Rajiv started his career as a broker at ASMO Securities Ltd. and Newton Securities Ltd. He was previously Head of Investments and co-owner of Confident Asset Management Ltd from 1998-2010. Rajiv has been working closely with Geneva-based Banque Privée Edmond de Rothschild and espouses the private bank's investment philosophy. He sits on the investment committee of The Mauritius Employers Federation Provident Association and a number of India-focused & global funds. He is a member of the Port Louis Stockbrokers Association and actively participate in national forums for the improvement of the capital market industry of Mauritius.
André Chung Shui, Executive Director- Chief Operating Officer. Senior Management Experience : 20 years. Bsc (Hons) Economics (London School of Economics) and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales. He trained to qualify as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in London. He was previously a Senior Executive of the Happy World Group. André held the position of Managing Director of Mauritian Eagle Insurance Co Ltd from 2011-14. During that period, he was a Vice President and subsequently President of the Insurers' Association of Mauritius. He is also a Fellow of the Mauritius Institute of Directors. He has been a Director of the Stock Exchange of Mauritius since 2010 and he also currently chairs the Audit and Risk committee.
Vashambha Comaren, Senior trader. Vashambha has acquired extensive experience on the local markets with investment dealing firms over more than 15 years.
Rahul Desai, Trader. Rahul holds a Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering from UCL (UK). He worked for an investment dealing firm as trader before joining LCF.
Matthieu Philogène, Trader. Matthieu holds a Master’s degree in Ingenièrie économique et financière. He worked for an international bank before joining LCF
Khamlesh Beeharry, Trader. Khamlesh holds a BSc(Hons) in Business Finance and Economics from the University of East Anglia, UK. He worked as Company Administrator and accountant in the Global Business sector from 2014 to 2016.
Wealth Management Team
Vashish Muniah, Reporting analyst. Vashish holds a Bachelor in Actuarial Studies from the University of Mauritius. He worked in the treasury department of a bank from 2014 to 2016.
Akash Baboolall, Sales and marketing officer. Akash holds a Bachelor in Financial and Investment Analysis from the University of Delhi. He worked for a large local bank from 2015 to 2016.
Sarfaraz Teja, Wealth Management Officer. Sarfaraz is a Kenyan national with a degree in Management Studies from the University of Cape Town. He worked at the subsidiary of an international bank in Nairobi from 2014 to 2016.
Onboarding and Compliance Team
Sheila Dwarika, Compliance Officer. Sheila holds an LLB with honours from the University of Mauritius. She worked with an international consultancy firm as Contract Manager from 2014 to 2015.
Laura Payenmootoo, Client relationship assistant. Laura assists clients in the onboarding process. She has been with LCF since 2011.
Trade confirmation and Settlements Team
Sandrine Tosse and Virginie Cateau, Administrative assistants.
Scot Mason, Assistant Accountant. Scot has completed the level 2 exams leading towards the ACCA qualification. He worked for a hotel group from 2015 to 2016.
Muntasir Sairally, Accounts Officer.
External Service Providers
LCF has appointed Equinoxe Alternative Investment Services (Mauritius) Ltd as its Company Secretary and Shyam Servansingh of Madhun Gujadhur Chambers as its legal advisor.