Carl holds a first class degree in Civil Engineering from Lancaster University and an MPhil. degree in Soil Mechanics from the University of Cambridge. After university, he joined consulting firm Sir Alexander Gibb and Partners in Mauritius. He is a registered professional engineer. He has also attended several executive management programs at NUS/Stanford University, London Business School and INSEAD.
After 5 years with Sir Alexander Gibb and Partners, where he held various positions in both the design office and on site for major projects, he founded Gamma Construction Ltd in 1987 which was subsequently reorganized and called Gamma-Civic Ltd. From 1987 to 2011, he was the Chief Executive of the Gamma Group before becoming the Executive Chairman of Gamma-Civic Ltd in February 2011. During this time, Carl has also been a director and the Chairman of companies in the Gamma Group.
Other directorships of listed companies – Gamma-Civic Ltd, Morning Light Co. Ltd
Business address – Royal Road, Chapman Hill, Beau Bassin, Mauritius
Nationality – Mauritian
Date of appointment – 8 April 2008