About Compagnie de Mont Choisy

Compagnie de Mont Choisy Limitée was established in 1820 with sugarcane and aloe vera cultivation in the northern part of Mauritius as its main operations. It has expanded its activities in the Agribusiness sector over the years. The Company has continued its diversification strategy through initiating in 2010 an ambitious property development programme in the Mont Choisy region. The programme features a luxury residential development under the Integrated Resort Scheme (IRS), the Mont Choisy Park, leisure activities including the only championship golf course in the North of the island and a shopping mall.

The Mont Choisy Group continues to develop while preserving its outstanding natural heritage and creating value for its employees as well as communities in which it operates. It is a key economic player and a major FDI contributor to Mauritius through its IRS development.

Our Mission

We have an exceptional natural heritage and participate in the development of Mauritius in a sustainable way.

We build our future on value creation, economic diversification and innovation.

We respect and value the people committed to our Group. We encourage individuality, performance, teamwork and creativity.

We are committed to contributing to the growth our Group while respecting our values.

Our Values

Values are essential elements that guide and define our behavior, and reinforce our mission. We consider them of utmost importance in all decision-making activities.

We live in a rapidly evolving world and to adapt to it, we have to be creative and steadfast while maintaining our integrity.

We believe in listening to others, sharing our knowledge and skills, and acting responsibly, while accepting diversity of opinion and views.We must demonstrate professionalism at all times in order to lead our Group towards excellence.

Our Vision

Our vision is embedded in the development of a sustainable business model. It aims at putting the Group in a sound financial position while encouraging operational efficiency and continued growth.

It is based on 7 areas of focus:

Mastering change management
Increasing analytical capacity
Transforming information into action
Ongoing investment in human capital
Use of technology for achieving efficiency
Developing strategic partnerships for value creation
Creating unique customer experiences

Corporate Structure

Compagnie de Mont Choisy Limitée

PROPERTY

  • IRS Development
  • Smart City

LEISURE

  • Golf course
  • Club House and restaurant
  • Horse-riding (upon request)

COMMERCIAL

  • Shops
  • Restaurants
  • Events

AGRI-BUSINESS

  • Sugarcane cultivation
  • Farm
  • Nursery
  • Breeding

CSR

  • Social and environmental responsibility

Board of Directors

Vincent Christopher ROGERS
Vincent Christopher ROGERS
Dr  Jyoti JEETUN  (GROUP CEO)
Dr Jyoti JEETUN (GROUP CEO)
Antoine Louis HAREL
Antoine Louis HAREL
Edwige Rogers
Edwige Rogers
Eric Di BETTA
Eric Di BETTA
Etienne SANGLE-FERRIERE
Etienne SANGLE-FERRIERE
Jean Bernard GUIMBEAU
Jean Bernard GUIMBEAU
Marc GOUPILLE
Marc GOUPILLE
Marie Joseph Marc LAGESSE
Marie Joseph Marc LAGESSE
Olivier LECLEZIO
Olivier LECLEZIO
Non-executive Director
Pierre BROUSSE DE GERSIGNY
Pierre BROUSSE DE GERSIGNY
Vincent Christopher ROGERS
Vincent Christopher ROGERS
Dr  Jyoti JEETUN  (GROUP CEO)
Dr Jyoti JEETUN (GROUP CEO)
Antoine Louis HAREL
Antoine Louis HAREL
Edwige Rogers
Edwige Rogers
Eric Di BETTA
Eric Di BETTA
Etienne SANGLE-FERRIERE
Etienne SANGLE-FERRIERE
Jean Bernard GUIMBEAU
Jean Bernard GUIMBEAU
Marc GOUPILLE
Marc GOUPILLE
Marie Joseph Marc LAGESSE
Marie Joseph Marc LAGESSE
Olivier LECLEZIO
Olivier LECLEZIO
Non-executive Director
Pierre BROUSSE DE GERSIGNY
Pierre BROUSSE DE GERSIGNY

Our History

  • 2017

     

    Incorporation of Mont Choisy Smart City

    Laying of the foundations for the Smart City project.

  • 2016

    Establishment of Mont Choisy CSR Ltd

    Establishment of Mont Choisy CSR Ltd to manage the Group’s social and environmental projects.

     

    2016

  • 2015

     

    Mont Choisy Smart City

    Initiation of administrative procedures relating to Mont Choisy Smart City.

  • 2015

    Mont Choisy Park.

    Commencement of construction of Mont Choisy Park.

     

    2015

  • 2015

     

    Golf

    Ground-breaking for the only championship golf courses in the North.

  • 2012

    Mont Choisy Le Mall

    Inauguration of Mont Choisy Le Mall.

     

    2012

  • 2009

     

    Mont Choisy Property Development is incorporated

    Diversification of the Group’s activities to adjust to changes in the Mauritian economy and the emergence of new sectors. MC Property Development was incorporated and branched out into property development with the construction and marketing, a few years later, of luxury IRS villas and apartments.

  • 1933

    First international flight between Mauritius and Reunion Island at Mont Choisy

    The Mont Choisy race track, which subsequently accommodated the country’s airfield – which was the landing site for the maiden international flight between Mauritius and Reunion Island – before it was transferred to Plaisance.

     

    1933

  • 1891

     

    Horse racing

    The plain of Mont Choisy staged horse racing events.

  • 1875

    Cultivation with aloe vera

    The proliferation of diseases and a series of droughts led the Company to partly replace sugarcane cultivation with aloe vera. The leaves of this robust plant were used to make jute bags for transporting sugar.

     

    1875

  • 1820

     

    Beginning of activities

    Compagnie de Mont Choisy was launched to operate sugarcane plantations on part of the land.

Our heritage

Area

Mont Choisy

615 hectares

(1 458 acres)

Constantine hunting grounds
(Midlands)

205 acres

(600 acres)

Land use

Currently under sugarcane cultivation

370 acres

Uncultivated land
(forest)

70 hectares

Plan nursery

10 hectares