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Issa Soormally

Managing Director

Issa Mohamad Soormally is the Managing director of Toukan Corporate Services Limited since March 2017 and fellow Director of the MIoD (Mauritius Institute of directors).

Issa Mohamad Soormally, a holder of a degree in Banking with Finance and a seasoned Commercial banker and regulator, who held various positions within local as well as International organizations. Formerly Deputy Governor of Central Bank Mauritius, he chaired various positions in local financial institutions. Moreover, he has an extensive International banking track record in various jurisdictions, such as France, Luxembourg, Reunion Island, Kenya, Dubai and South Africa. He was also instrumental in setting up a branch of Al Salam Bank of Bahrain in the Republic of Seychelles. He was a participant and speaker, representing Mauritius at various international financial conferences and events.

Ashnah Gunesssing

Chief Operating Officer

Ashnah Gunesssing graduated in 2008 from the University of South Africa, in the field of Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing Management.

Prior to joining Toukan in July 2016, Ashnah worked as a Senior Administrator and Relationship Manager in a duly licensed Management Company for over 10 years. She has gathered extensive experience in the Global Business Sector both locally and Internationally as a Head of Compliance and Money Laundering Reporting Officer(MLRO) at Toukan.

In 2017, She took a more active role in supporting the Human Resource, Strategic marketing & development divisions of the Company, whilst overseeing the Administration and Finance division to provide a seamless customer experience to International Clients.

Ashnah is member of the Mauritius Institute of Directors (MIoD) as well as a member of the Compliance Sub- Committee for Global Finance Mauritius (GFM).

Laurent Panchaud

Non-Executive Director

Laurent Panchaud, born in 1974, was admitted to the Bar in 2001, following the completion of his law degree from the University of Geneva. His practice areas include: Corporate and Commercial Law, Banking law and Capital markets, Trust foundation and estate planning, administrative law, residence and immigration; and commodities trading. He is currently one of the managing partner of Perréard De Boccard-Attorneys at Law.

He is also a member of Joint Chambers of Commerce in Switzerland, Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Kyrgystan, Molodova.

Michel Antolinos

Non-Executive Director

Michel Antolinos spent 15 years within the company Bérard, one of the French leaders in the breeding, the trade and the distribution of wine in the country. He possesses extensive experience in the financial services sector.

Mr. Antolinos is the former CEO and Managing Director at McDonald’s France, having occupied the highest rank in the company from 1981-1997. He has then been a member of the board of an investment company, with an operative role of Executive director and currently owns the franchise rights of various prestigious brands in several countries.

Grégory Antolinos Chanteperdrix

Non-Executive Director

Mr. Gregory Antolinos Chanteperdrix, is born in Rillieux, France. From 1987 till 1992, he spent 5 years within the group of YUM, under the Pizza Hut Group of Companies and acquires managerial responsibilities in London.

In 2012, he settles in Switzerland in order to become Chief Executive Officer of MIJOMAG Group after a long and rich career in the field of Food and Restauration in France. Amongst one of his main achievement, he became the owner of the first Franchise of Mc Donald’s in the Czech Republic in 1993.

On a daily basis, he looks at the strategic development of his Group of Companies, financial investments and talent management of a great team of highly qualified people of diverse jurisdictions.

The MIJOMAG GROUP holds many franchises for prestigious brands as VAPIANO, PICARD, COURTEPAILLE, MEMPHIS COFEE, PAUL, LA CROSSANTERIE, FOCACCIA & FIVE GUYS and have extensive interests in the Food & Restauration, as well as Property & Real Estate sectors.

His business acumen and visionary leadership has tremendously helped his Group to venture in diversified markets such Europe, Asia and Africa amongst others.