Leadership Team
Other than Mr Somas Appavou, whose profile is given on Board of Directors page, the leadership team of Air Mauritius comprises of the following senior executives.

Indradev Buton

Mr Buton was the Executive Vice President-Strategic Planning and Information Systems until September 2017. He has concurrently been the Officer-in-Charge from October 2016 to July 2017. Since September 2017, he is assuming the role of Chief Operating Officer, responsible for the main airport functions as well as the Fleet Planning department. Mr Buton joined Air Mauritius in 1986.

Donald Emmanuel Payen

Mr Payen is the Executive Vice President – Customer, Product and Digitalisation. In the course of the year, he also oversaw Crisis Communications. Mr Payen has held several leadership positions in the operational areas, Cargo, Customer Experiences, Commercial, Communications and has also served the Company in Reunion, Singapore and France. He received the French national award, Knight of the Order of Merit - ‘Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Mérite’ in November 2016. He joined Air Mauritius in 1979.

Vijay Seetul

Mr Seetul is the Executive Vice President-Finance and also the Company Secretary. He is currently overseeing the Procurement and Facilities functions as well as the Human Resources functions. A former President of ACCA (Mauritius), he sat on the Board of the Financial Reporting Council. He is a fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants and joined the Company in April 1989.

Fooad Nooraully

Mr Nooraully is the Executive Vice President – Legal. He was the Executive Vice President – Legal, Corporate Communications and Company Secretary up to February 27, 2017. Barrister-at-law by profession, he was formerly a State Counsel at the Attorney General’s Office. Mr Nooraully has also worked as Lecturer in Law at the University of Mauritius and News Producer at the MBC. He joined the Company in April 2001.

Ashok Keerodhur

Mr Keerodhur is the Executive Vice President-Technical Services. He is in charge of the Technical Services Department which provides maintenance and engineering services for the airline fleet and technical handling services to third parties. He joined the Company in April 1989.

Captain Alain Leung Hing Wah

Captain Alain Leung Hing Wah is the Executive Vice President – Flight Operations. He joined the Company in 1985 as First Officer on the Twin-Otter. He was promoted Captain on the ATR42 in 1988. Subsequently, he has been Captain and Training Captain on Boeing and several Airbus Aircraft. Captain Leung has also occupied various Management Pilot positions since 1995 including Fleet Training Manager, Head of Support and Chief Training Captain.

Balakrishna Seetaramadoo

Mr Seetaramadoo is the Executive Vice President Commercial, Cargo and Resource Optimization. He initially joined the Company in 1984 and left in 2002. He has a wide experience in various areas of the airline business and is also a member of the IATA Faculty. He joined the Company in January 2016.