We are

A family of 15 brand custodians & business drivers – all driven by talent & responsibility – available at all times, to provide fast, effective & concretely creative solutions with an emotional flair for i&i – innovation & impact. And where yesterday’s deadlines are never an issue & extra-mile is part of the journey.

The full service advertising & communications agency behind some of the industry’s most impactful creative work for clients like Accenture, Mercedes Benz, Unilever, 361, La Sentinelle Group, InterMart, bankONE, Innodis Group & many more

A company that helps brands inventively connect with people – through print, film, social, identity, technology, digital, love & pride.

We Believe

Our 5 mottos we live by. Everyday.

  • Hate. No. Love. Yes.
  • WIN / WIN. The only way we know how to be successful.
  • Beautify the world with everything we do.
  • Great creative & great strategy are the opposite of what water is to oil.
  • Money is important. But happiness is more important.

The A TEAM

Amaresh S Ramlugan

CEO

Francois Lam

Executive Creative Director

Arno Moutia

Senior Creative Lead

Clifford Tse

Senior Creative Lead

Hashim Varsally

Senior Digital Art Director

Amanda Lam

Art Director

Irshad Bakarally

Art Director

Jos Stephan Lucchesi

Art Director

Yenakshi Ramchurn Bisnauthsing

Art Director

Mizra Nuckchady

Account Manager

Philippe Ho Wang Yen

Finance Manager

Corrine Douce

Account Executive

Jean Yves Chimier

Accounts Clerk

Daniella Pudnanabadoo

Receptionist

Emraj Ramkissoom

Messenger/Driver

Amaresh S Ramlugan
CEO

Amaresh is a seasoned professional having held senior executive management positions including Head of Corporate Affairs – Barclays Bank, Head of Marketing & Communications – State Bank of Mauritius as well as Executive Director – CREAD. He has considerable exposure in the Indian Ocean region, Africa, Dubai and India. A Fellow of the Institute of Leadership and Management (UK), Amaresh has extensive board level experience. He is also Founder-Director of ASR Corporate Leadership Centre Ltd. (CLCL) which aspires to play a prominent role in the field of training in the Indian Ocean region and East Africa. Amaresh holds a Masters in International Business, an MSc in Marketing Management, an MBA Financial Management as well as an MPhil in Development Finance from the University of Stellenbosch Business School. He has also successfully completed the Doctoral Research Training Programme at the University of Stellenbosch Business School.

Francois Lam
Executive Creative Director

Francois is a prominent creative with over 30 years’ experience in the field of design & advertising. During his career, Francois has worked for various agencies including Rapp Collins Toronto, a 125-person agency, as Associate Creative Director. After spending 10 years working in Canada and the US, Francois returned to Mauritius and joined Publico Creative where he worked for fifteen years as Creative Director. In 2015, he cofounded and is a director of The Concreate Agency.

Arno Mootia
Senior Creative Lead

Arno holds the position of Senior Creative Lead and Senior Copywriter at The Concreate Agency and has 17 years experience in advertising and communication. He has worked on local as well as international brands like Mercedes-Benz, Peugeot, Mitsubishi, Emirates, Sotheby’s International Realty, Bank One, ABC Banking, ABC Capital, Bramer Bank, State Bank of Mauritius, Bank ONE, Coca-Cola, Nestle, former Apollo Bramwell Hospital and Courts, amongst others.

Clifford TSE
Senior Creative Lead

Clifford has over 25 years of diverse experience. He has worked in award-winning agencies (Cread-FCB, Lemon-DDB, Publico Creative) and wrote for numerous publications (local & abroad). He is a versatile copywriter with financial, resort, tourism, healthcare and retail account experience across all media—print, broadcast, web and social. He holds a Master’s in literature and has degrees in languages and communication science.

Hashim Varsally
Senior Digital Art Director

Hashim has 10 years’ experience in digital & advertising, having worked for 3 of the main agencies on the local market and worked on brands like Mercedes-Benz, Peugeot, Mitsubishi, Emirates, Sotheby’s International Realty, Bank One, ABC Banking, ABC Capital, Bramer Bank, State Bank of Mauritius, Bank ONE, KFC, Nestle, Coca Cola, Apollo Hospitals, Courts.

Amanda Lam
Art Director

Amanda is an art director, an illustrator, a photographer… that is to say she’s multi-talented.
She came to TCA after stints as Junior Art Director at Isaac Reputation Group agency and No Fixed Address Inc. agency in Toronto. She holds a Bachelor of design in Advertising from Toronto’s well-sought Ontario College of Art & Design University. She has worked on projects for GE Appliances, Mattamy Homes (Real estate), Harry Rosen (retail), Axess, Innodis, Caudan Arts Centre, La Sentinelle Ltd, Brandactiv among others.

Irshad Backarally
Art Director

Irshad did his internship at TCA in 2016 while studying for a Higher National Diploma in Graphic Design & Multimedia at the Fashion and Design Institute. After a stint of 1 year at Alexander Mann Media, he came back to TCA as he showed he had the talent to hit the ground running as an art director. But you don’t need to check his credentials to know that Baka (as he is affectionately called at TCA) is creative – it’s part of everything he does. He brings his creativity to lucky clients like Moroil, Accenture, Afrasia, Axess, Fairy, Innodis, Mutual Aid, Sotheby’s, and many more.

Jos Stephan Lucchesi
Art Director

Stephan is a passionate creative who has over 15 years’ experience in advertising. Before joining TCA, he has worked with OXO and P&P Link for Top 100 clients such as SBM, MCB, ABC Motors, Emtel, Anahita, Médine.

Stephan holds a degree in Communication Design from Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne.
Besides art, Stephan counts car-racing, trail-running and good cooking among his favourite interests.

Yenakshi Ramchurn Bisnauthsing
Art Director

Yenakshi has been designing labels, exhibition stands, POS displays, website for three years at her previous job. Holder of a BA (Hons) in Creative Advertising and Graphic Design at Curtin Mauritius, she therefore brings her sharp eye for design to TCA and lucky clients such as Axess , SAIL and La Sentinelle.

In her non-designing moments, she spoils her 2 year old son and cooks delicious vegan dishes for her family and friends.

Mizra Nuckchady
Account Manager

Mizra joined TCA in April 2018 following seven years with Quality Beverages Ltd, Lux Resorts & Hotels and TFP International where she worked in the marketing
department.

At TCA, she assists the Account Director to prepare marketing and media-buying plans. She provides daily hands-on service to clients, offering timely, creative solutions to meet their needs.

Mizra graduated from University of Technology Mauritius with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Graphic Design and a Master’s degree in Communication
and PR.

Philippe Ho Wang Yen
Finance Manager

Philippe is a finance manager with over 21 years of experience in the field of accountancy, auditing, taxation, consultancy and management. Before joining TCA, he has a broad international experience for having occupied a high level management position at McDonald’s UK and Saffery Champness Chartered Accountants. His international career includes accountant for Alstom (France, USA & Canada), Lexis Nexis and Grant Thornton in France.

Corrine Douce
Account Executive

Corrine boasts over 20 years of experience in back office with 10 years in the hospitality and tourism sector and 10 years in advertising before she joins TCA as Traffic & Administrative Co-ordinator in 2016.

Jean Yves Chimier
Accounts Clerk

An HSC holder , having his first experience in the world of work as an Account Clerk and in the meantime as debtor collector for The Concreate Agency Ltd and GWS Technologies Ltd and have the willingness to progress in the finance department within the company.

Daniella Pudnanabadoo
Receptionist

10 years Experience in customer relationship worked 7 years at Publico Creative as Receptionist /Administrative officer, insightful with great sense of multi tasking conversing with people and clients is what I do in daily basis.

Emraj Ramkissoom
Messenger/Driver

Preetam, as he is more commonly known, has worked at Publico Creative for 27 years before joining The Concreate Agency in 2015. He is essential to the team for the timely delivery and pick-up of documents and packages, and also for the safe return back home of all those having to burn the midnight oil.