Ms Valérie Burrenchobay

Valerie-Burrenchobay-smallIndependent Director

Ms Valérie Burrenchobay is an entrepreneur and a seasoned branding professional based in Mauritius. At present, Valérie is the Managing Director of a branding Consultancy ‘Brand In One’ based in Mauritius. She holds an MBA from Durham University (England), a BA (Hons) from the City of London Polytechnic (England) and a DUT “Techniques de Commercialisation’’ from the University of Bordeaux (France). She has experience in the profession of branding and communication for more than 22 years, both in Europe (France & UK) and Mauritius. Her vast cross functional experience includes publishing (Pitman Publishing, part of Pearson Professional), hospitality, luxury, haute couture (Thierry Mugler), wine and media. Her unique style of exhaustive analysis and original perspectives stems from her international background and experience..

She was also Director of Communications of two of the biggest and most prestigious hotel groups of Mauritius (Kerzner International/Sun Resorts 1996-2007 and Naiade Resorts/now LUX Resorts 2007-2008). Her core competency is in Branding, Marketing and Communication. At Kerzner International, she gained extensive experience working with some of the most respected brand companies and advertising agencies in the world to develop the famous luxury One&Only Resorts Brand. Valérie is a vivid consultant to numerous Mauritian Corporations in all sectors of activities, local as well as international brands. She joined the IndianOil Board on 29th September, 2017.