Mervyn Ramsamy

Mervyn Ramsamy

Lead Partner, Head of Human Resources & Data Protection Officer - BDO Solutions

Executive summary

Mervyn Ramsamy currently oversees the Human Resources function for BDO Mauritius, acts as Data Protection Officer and manage the ISO/GDPR/Compliance team for BDO Solutions. With over 20 years of experience, Mervyn is an accomplished Human Resources Leader with significant experience across the full scope of workforce planning, talent acquisition, organisational development, rewards strategy and compensation planning, talent management, performance management, as well as employee and leadership development, employee retention and engagement, inclusion and diversity.

Mervyn has a proven success partnering with executive leadership to conduct Human Resources strategic planning that advances business goals. He excels in transformation situations, including rapid growth environments, turnarounds, start-ups and acquisitions, bringing an integrated focus on people, process and technology to achieve business goals. With a strong commercial acumen and being highly data driven, he is an effective collaborator, with the ability to make fact-based decisions. Mervyn has significant experience in building and developing teams and is known as a talent catalyst. With direct operating experience in Asia and Europe, he has contributed to the development of significant cross-cultural flexibility and capability in global workforce management.



Hotel Catering International Management (HCIMA)
Member of the World HRD Congress
Featured in the Talent Listing of “101 MOST FABULOUS GLOBAL HR TECH LEADERS” in 2020.



Executive MBA, Leadership and Human Resources
Chartered Human Resource Analyst (CHRA)
Certified International Project Manager (CIPM)
Certified Quality Manager (CQM)
Master Trainer
Higher National Diploma in Tourism and Hotel Management, City of Westminster College
Diploma in Tourism, Hotel & Catering Management, City of Westminster College