Hon. DUVAL Charles Gaëtan Xavier-Luc - Mauritius National Assembly

DUVAL Charles Gaëtan Xavier-Luc

Honourable Charles Gaëtan Xavier-Luc Duval, GCSK, FCA, MP


3rd Member for Constituency No.18, Belle Rose and Quatre Bornes

Leader of the Opposition




Personal Info

Name: Charles Gaëtan Xavier-Luc

Surname: Duval

Marital Status: Married


Contact Info

Email: xlduval@govmu.org


Political Party

Political Party: Parti Mauricien Social Démocrate (PMSD)​

Education Qualifications

B.A. (Hons) Economics – University of Leeds, UK

Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (F.C.A)

Professional

Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants

Partner Deloitte Haskins and Sells (Mauritius) (1986-1990)

Founder Partner Coopers & Lybrand (Mauritius), (until June 1997)

Founder and Managing Director The Financial Training Company (Mauritius) Limited and Halifax Management Limited (until 2006)

Senior Partner Nexia Mauritius (until 2006)


Political

Leader of Parti Mauricien Social Démocrate (PMSD)

Member of Parliament for Port-Louis North / Long Mountain (1987 - 1991)

Member of Parliament for Goodlands / Poudre d'Or (1991 - 1995)

Minister of Industry and Tourism (1995)

Member of Parliament for Beau Bassin / Petite Rivière (1999 - 2000)

Minister of Industry, Commerce, Corporate Affairs and Financial Services (1999-2000)

Member of Parliament for Curepipe / Midlands (2000 - 2005)

Chairman of Public Accounts Committee (PAC), (2000 - 2005)

Member of Parliament for Belle Rose / Quatre Bornes - Elected 3 times consecutively (2005 - 2010), (2010 - 2014) and (2014 to 2019)

Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of Tourism, Leisure and External Communications (2005 - 2010)

Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of Social Integration and Economic Empowerment (2010 - 2011)

Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of Finance and Economic Development (2011 - 2014)

Distinguished Foreign Business Leadership Award by the Villanova Business School of the University of Villanova in Philadelphia, USA - 2012

African Finance Minister of the Year by Africa Investor - 2012

African Finance Minister of the Year by African Leadership Magazine - 2012

African Finance Minister of the Year by Africa Investor - 2013

Special Commendation from the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus, USA - 2014

Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Tourism and External Communications (2014 - December 2016)

Leader of Opposition (20 December 2016 to 14 November 2019)

3rd Elected Member of Constituency No.18, Belle Rose and Quatre Bornes and Member of Parliament as from 08 November 2019

Chairperson of the Public Accounts Committee as from 02 December 2019

Leader of the Opposition as from 04 March 2021