Daniel Harold ESSOO

GFM Board of Directors
Daniel Harold ESSOO
Chief Executive Officer
Mauritius Bankers Association (MBA)

Mr. Essoo is the current Chief Executive Officer of the Mauritius Bankers Association (MBA), the industry association for the Banking sector. He has 15 years’ experience in the financial services industry, in the UK and Mauritius. He currently also serves on the Council of Business Mauritius, the Mauritius Chamber of Commerce & Industry, the board of Global Finance Mauritius, the Financial Services Institute and on various consultative councils on Financial Services.

Prior to taking up his role at the MBA, Mr. Essoo held a number of senior positions in the financial services industry in London, focussing on the administration of funds and capital markets transactions. He was the Senior Director of JTC Group’s London office, and previously, Managing Director (UK & Nordics) of SGG Group, and Commercial Director of TMF Group. Mr. Essoo started his career with PWC Mauritius, and subsequently worked in the Global Business industry in Mauritius. He was also the Secretary General of the Association of Trust Companies, and also previously worked for the MBA, where he was responsible for International banking.

He holds an MA from Cambridge University.