Navindranath Hooloomann, Managing Director
|Navin was born in Mauritius, educated in Mauritius and the U.K., and holds a First Class honours degree in Quantity Surveying from the University of West England, UK and is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, U.K. (FRICS)
Navin has over 25 years of experience working on a wide range of hospitality, commercial, industrial and leisure developments in the U.K. and Mauritius, together with experience gained both directly, and as the founder and supervising Principal of Hooloomann & Associates Ltd on all the projects undertaken.
These include many of the largest and most prestigious projects undertaken in Mauritius, Seychelles, Maldives and the Indian Ocean and cover the full range of different work categories, including commercial, industrial, residential, hotel and leisure developments with values of up to USD 2 billion. He also has a supervisory role in the projects undertaken by the offshore company and in projects run by Hooloomann Project Services Ltd offices in the Indian Ocean Region like Seychelles, Reunion Island, Madagascar, East Africa, Abu Dhabi, Sri Lanka and India.
Navin also sits on the board of directors of the largest banking institution in Mauritius as an independent advisor and has recently expanded his experience in property development and management by founding Hooloomann Realty Ltd.
Vanita Hooloomann Patten, Executive Director
|Vanita holds a First Class Honours Degree in Quantity Surveying from the University of Reading, UK and a First Class Masters Degree in Project Management from the same university. She is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, UK (MRICS) and a Member of the Association of Project Management, UK (MAPM). Vanita joined Hooloomann & Associates Ltd in 2013. She previously spent 6 years working in the UK construction industry for Gleeds which has involved a variety of mixed use, commercial, industrial and residential projects.|
She has experience using different tendering procedures and contract types as well as both pre and post contract experience. Her areas of expertise include project cost planning, financial monitoring, tender analysis, negotiation and contract administration among others. Vanita also spent 2 years on a Client based secondment in Corporate Real Estate at Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS), London cost managing and project monitoring a real estate portfolio of £300 million for UBS Middle East and North Africa Region.
Dineshsingh (Vikash) Foolell, Executive Director at Hooloomann & Associates Ltd
Vikash holds a Diploma in Quantity Surveying from The College of Estate Management (UK). He started his career in Construction on the Contracting side in 1992 and moved on to the PQS at Hooloomann & Associates Ltd where he has been working for the last nineteen years and been involved with a wide range of projects in different sectors.
The experience gained during these period allowed him to understand and manage all the aspects of quantity surveying in construction projects whilst meeting Client's requirements with focus on cost control and cost management at pre-contract and post contract stages.
Vikash is in charge of day to day operations at Hooloomann & Associates Ltd. He shares good working relationship with the design team and aims at providing appropriate analysis and solutions on key issues.
Luis Sidney Coquet Melotte, Executive Director at Hooloomann Project Services Ltd
Luis holds a diploma in Quantity Surveying from The College of Estate Management (UK) and is completing a part time Masters degree in Project Construction Management from the University of Salford, UK.
He has over 17 years of experience in Quantity Surveying within the practice. He has been involved in all Quantity Surveying duties on major resorts and commercial projects with individual Project Values of up to USD 250m. These projects were executed in Mauritius, Seychelles and Maldives and include the Four Seasons Hotel, WhiteSands Maldives, Moofushi Resort Maldives, Les Pavilion Hotel, Meridien Barbarons Seychelles, Sugar Beach Hotel, and the Caudan Development to name a few.
Luis is director of operations at Hooloomann Project Services Ltd, the offshore arm of Hooloomann & Associates running projects in the Indian Ocean Region like Seychelles, East Africa and Abu Dhabi.
Alvin Rampersand, Executive Director
Alvin was born in Mauritius and has a BSc in Quantity Surveying from the University of Natal, Durban and an MSc in Project Construction Management from the University of Salford. He is a Chartered Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, UK (MRICS).
Alvin has nearly 15 years of experience as a Project Manager working in various countries such as Dubai, India, Mauritius, South Africa, Seychelles, and Maldives and has worked on several prestigious projects throughout his career.
Since joining Hooloomann & Associates Ltd, Alvin has headed the business in India before the merger to Gleeds Hooloomann Consulting. He now oversees the Project Management services of the business and is responsible for driving growth and delivery for that company.
Brandon Westwood, Executive Director at H&A Project Managers Ltd
Brandon was born South Africa and a BSc in construction Management from the University of Pretoria, South Africa. He has 10 years’ experience as a Project Manager both in contracting and consultancy and has worked on a number of projects in South Africa, Mauritius and the Indian Ocean Region. Brandon has been leading some flagship projects in Mauritius as a Pm such as Long Beach, Azuri Centara Grand Hotel, Shangri La-Touessrok and Azuri phase 2.
Brandon joined Hooloomann in 2011 from one of our partners and has recently been promoted to Director Level to help drive growth across the PM business.