Mr. Grindall has over 25 years of experience in the insurance and pension industry. He has held executive positions including Interim Chief Actuary at Malta Financial Services Authority, Senior Actuary at the Lloyds Banking Group and Chief Operating Officer at Compre Group Malta.
In addition to having extensive experience in insurance and pensions field, Mr. Grindall is an expert in Defined Contribution/Defined Benefit funding, demographics and longevity and investment risk modelling for pensions provision.
Fathimath Sujatha Haleem
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Ms. Sujatha joined Pension Office as Director, Programmes in 2015 and currently holds the post of Chief Operating Officer. She is responsible for directing the corporate affairs and public relations functions, development and implementation of overall organizational goals and strategies, and performance measurements across the institution.
Prior to joining Pension Office, she worked as the Project Manager for the World Bank-funded ‘Pension and Social Protection Administration Project’ from 2008 to 2015. This project initiated the pension reform process in the Maldives and was successfully completed in 2015.
Ms. Sujatha has over 14 years of experience in the financial sector of the Maldives. She began her career at Bank of Maldives and held senior management posts at Ministry of Finance and Treasury, and Disaster Management Center of the Maldives. Ms. Sujatha holds a Master's Degree in Business Administration specializing in Finance and Marketing, and a Bachelor's Degree in Commerce, specializing in Finance from Bangalore University, India.
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Mr. Shafeez joined Pension Office in 2009 and currently holds the post of Chief Technology Officer. He is responsible for overseeing Pensions Administration and Technology Division of Pension Office.
Prior to joining Pension Office, he headed Technical Support Services at Maldives Meteorological Service. He has over 20 years of experience in implementing Information Management Systems, advanced technology, and business solutions.
Mr. Shafeez holds a Master's Degree in Computer Applications (MCA) from Sikkim Manipal University of Health, Medical and Technological Sciences, India.
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Mr. Shahid joined Pension Office in 2018 and currently holds the position of Chief Financial Officer. He is responsible for overseeing the Investments and Financial Management functions of Pension Office.
Prior to joining Pension Office, he worked as the Director General at Maldives Inland Revenue Authority (MIRA) and has held numerous managerial positions at MIRA.
He holds a Master of Science in Applied and Islamic Finance from IIUM Malaysia and a BA (Hons.) in Accounting and Finance from the University of East London.
Chief Internal Auditor
Ms. Najla joined Pension Office in 2010 and currently holds the post of Chief Internal Auditor. She oversees investment compliance, internal audit and risk management functions at Pension Office.
Ms. Najla began her career at Bank of Maldives in 2005 and worked in various areas of the bank. Prior to her current position at Pension Office, she gained vast experience in Managerial positions of Pension Office including Operations, Admin & HR and Investment Compliance department.
She holds an MBA from Newcastle University and a Bachelor's Degree in Banking and Finance from Monash University. Furthermore, she holds a professional certification as a Certified Risk Analyst from Asian Risk Management Institute.