Board of Directors

Jean Weeling-Lee

Jean Weeling-Lee holds a Master’s degree in Economics. He began his career in financial services with the Central Bank of Seychelles in 1984 before joining the private sector in 1995. Jean is currently the Managing Director of Corvina Investment Company Limited, holding director positions in various subsidiaries/associates. He is a director of Le Refuge du Pecheur Ltd, the holding company of Lemuria Resort and Ephelia Resort and sits on the board of LRM Company Limited, the management company of both resorts. He is also a director of Seychelles Breweries Ltd (a Diageo Plc subsidiary) and also serves as the Chairman of the board of Barclays Bank (Seychelles) Ltd and Air Seychelles Ltd, the national carrier.

Adrian Skerrett

Adrian Skerrett holds a degree in Economics and is a Chartered Management Accountant, resident in Seychelles since 1980 and naturalised since 1994. He is a Director of Corvina Investment Co Ltd and ten other Corvina group companies, five of which he serves as Chairman. He has been a director of H Savy Insurance Co Ltd from 1998 to the present. Adrian is also an author of a number of books about Seychelles and its natural history and is Chairman of Island Conservation Society.

Gerard Adam

Gerard began his career in 1974 as an Engineering Cadet Officer with South African shipping company Unicorn Lines, where he was trained both onshore and at sea. Gerard then worked his way through the various ranks, and eventually obtained his Marine Engineer Class 1 Certificate of Competency, in 1983. He served as Chief Engineer on several of the company’s vessels from 1983 to 1987 before shifting his career back to the Seychelles landscape. Gerard joined Mahe Shipping Company in 1988 as Shipping Manager and was appointed as Managing Director in 1994. In 2018 Gerard was appointed as Chairman of Mahe Shipping. He is also director of Corvina Investment Co Ltd and also serves as director on various other boards (8) including Land Marine Limited.

Captain David Savy

David is a professional airline pilot who has served as the Chief Executive Officer of the national airline Air Seychelles for 14 years. He has also had a long career with the Seychelles Defence Forces and served as Deputy Chief of Staff before being seconded to the national airline. He has been - and still is - a director of a number of local and international companies. He is a director/ shareholder of Harry Savy & Company (Sey) Ltd as well as a director of Veling aircraft leasing registered in Mauritius. Captain David Savy is also the current Chairman of Skychef and the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority.

Derek Wong

Derek joined the HSI board of directors in July 2014. He is the current Chief Executive Officer of HSI’s regional partner Eagle Insurance Limited. Derek was appointed in the post in July 1, 2017. He holds a BSc in Computer Science and is a Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and an Associate member of the Association of Corporate Treasurers. In March 2018, Derek was re-elected President of the Insurers’ Association of Mauritius for the year 2018.