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Hon. Koonjoo-Shah Kalpana Devi

 
 
Bio-data of Honourable Kalpana Devi Koonjoo-Shah, MP
(3rd Elected Member of Constituency No.7, Piton and Rivière du Rempart)
Minister of Gender Equality and Family Welfare
 
Name Kalpana Devi
Surname Koonjoo-Shah
Marital Status Married
Education Qualifications
 2000- 2002 University of Brighton, United Kingdom Certificate in MPharm Pharmacy (Year 1 & 2 MPharm Pharmacy)

 2002-2005 University of Brighton, United Kingdom BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences (1st Class) Thesis study/specialisation: Infectious Diseases in Developing Countries

 Awards & Publications:  Final Year Thesis published in prestigious Journal of School of Pharmacy, London Awarded Dux of School for Pharmacology and Biomolecular Sciences

Career
Profession
 
August 2005 – January 2008 University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (Selly Oak) United Kingdom Regulatory Advisor
 
 May 2008 – May 2011 BG Group Plc United Kingdom Production Chemistry SME (Keynote speaker at Global SPE conference for 4 years)
 

 November 2011 – May 2012 Aspen Global Incorporated Mauritius Pharmaceutical Affairs Consultant  

 May 2012 – November 2012 Aspen Global Incorporated Mauritius Supply Chain and Logistics Consultant    

 January 2013 - 31st May 2013 VWR International LLC. Mauritius Category Manager - EU Regulatory Affairs

 October 2013 – October 2014 Avacare Health International Mauritius Lead Regulatory Officer

 December 2015 – January 2017 Focalis Ltd Mauritius Cluster Manager

 January 2017 – Ministry of Health and Quality of Life Mauritius Assistant Permanent Secretary

 

 
Political
 3rd Elected Member of Constituency No.7, Piton and Rivière du Rempart and Member of Parliament as from​ 08 November 2019​
 
 Minister of Gender Equality and Family Welfare as from 12 November 2019
 
 Member of the Broadcasting Committee as from 02 December 2019
 
Political Party Mouvement Socialiste Militant (MSM)
Interest Hobbies include reading, freelance writing, travelling, swimming and cooking. I am a keen advocate of most forms of physical exercise. Avid fan of horse riding, rugby and cricket.
Phone 405 – 3330 / 405 - 3331
Fax 208 - 1228
Residential Address Morcellement Koonjoo, Royal Road, Plaine des Papayes
E-mail Kalpana.koonjoo@gmail.com   ;  kkoonjooshah@govmu.org
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