✔ We get your team working in Madagascar
✔ We handle all your payroll needs
✔ We ensure 100% compliance for your business
Africa HR Solutions offers employer of record solutions to businesses that want to recruit workers and process payroll without establishing a branch office or subsidiary in Madagascar. Your employees are hired by Africa HR Solutions Madagascar Employer of Record (EOR Madagascar) in accordance with local labor laws and can be on-boarded within days rather than the weeks it usually takes. The new worker is assigned to work on your team, working on your company’s behalf just like he or she was your employee.
As always, we guarantee 100% compliance for your business in Africa.
Madagascar is an island in the Indian Ocean off the Southeast coast of Africa. The island is the 4th largest in the world, and 90% of the wildlife on the island lives only in Madagascar. 28,427,333 people live in Madagascar, and their official languages are Malagasy and French.
New Year’s Day
International Women’s Day
Assumption of Mary
All Saints’ Day
Annual, 13th month, and performance-based bonuses are all common in Madagascar.
Female employees are generally entitled to 14 weeks of paid maternity leave, at least 8 of which should be taken after the child’s birth. Leave is paid at 50% for employees covered by the labor code and at 100% for public servants.
Men are generally entitled to up to 10 days each year for family events.
Probationary periods of up to 6 months are allowed with a one-time renewal. The time allowed depends on the position.
Fixed term contracts, including renewals, may not exceed 24 months.
Employees may be terminated for cause with written notice. The notice period is determined by the type of employment and length of service, and ranges from 8 days to 6 months.
Employees are not generally eligible for severance pay, except if they are terminated for economic reasons, in which case they are entitled to 10 days’ wages for each year of service, up to 6 months of wages.
Our employer of record solution enables companies to run payroll in Madagascar while Africa HR Solutions takes care of tax calculations,
and compliance management issues are lifted out of their shoulders and
passed onto ours. As an African Employer of Record expert, we manage employment contract best practices, statutory and local standard, employee benefits, and employee expenses, as well as severance and termination when needed.
Moreover, we keep you updated of any amendments to local employment laws in Madagascar.
When using our services, your new
hire is up and ready even earlier, since he has a smoother hiring
experience. You’ll have peace of mind knowing that you have a team of dedicated employment experts, backed by years of experience, helping with every hire.
Africa HR Solutions lets you focus on running efficiently your core business.
Central African Republic
Democratic Republic of Congo
Republic of Congo
Sao Tome and Principe
Grant Geraghty is the longest-serving member of the Africa HR team. This resident subject matter expert and client champion is responsible for gaining a deep understanding of our clients’ unique HR needs in Africa and providing tailored solutions that align with their business objectives. Grant collaborates closely with our clients to ensure that their requirements are properly implemented, providing ongoing support and guidance throughout the process.
Grant brings a wealth of experience to his role, having served as Africa HR’s longest-serving employee. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree, with a major in Economics and Business Finance, from the University of Natal in South Africa. Additionally, he has completed a certification program in Payroll and Tax Administration from the University of Cape Town, further enhancing his expertise in HR operations and compliance.
His commitment to delivering exceptional service and his extensive knowledge of HR in Africa make him an invaluable member of the Africa HR team.
Kevina Takoordyal has a BA Hons Business Management from the University of Glamorgan, UK, with MBA in leadership and Innovation, MBA General, PMP Certified, and Agile Scrum Master. She currently works as the Head of Operations at Africa HR Solutions Ltd with more than 20 years of proven leadership capabilities in Operations, Business Development, People Management, Process Optimization, and Project Management in the Financial Services, BPO, Banking Industry, and Heath Care Industry. In Senior leadership roles with an international footprint across Europe working and extensive Pan- African experience from a compliance, finance, and operations angle, Kevina comes across with a panoply of cross-functional skills. Kevina also serves on a few Boards, Non-Independent Executive at MioD and for NGOs on a voluntary basis, a coach and mentor to aspiring female leaders across Africa and Mauritius.
Kevina is a firm believer in Servant Leadership with a strong focus and commitment to uplifting others, with the ability to deliver through a highly engaged – diverse team, and works towards consistently synergistic value creation. While being a focused and adaptive thinker and Kevina is actively participating in panel discussions on Innovation, CX, Digital transformation.
Kevina serves as Project Assessor for the National Youth upskilling program. She has been recognized as Global Talent in a few companies, Ceridian, and International SOS Ltd whereby she has been awarded a few scholarships and had the opportunity to be mentored by Senior Vice President in the US. Award Winner in various fields and at a national level and recognized including Super Achiever Leader Award in Africa in 2016, Awarded Africa Women Leader 2018.
Viloshna is an experienced finance professional with 18 years of expertise in strategic financial planning, financial analysis, cash flow management, systems and controls implementation, financial reporting, and continuous process improvements. She currently serves as Head of Finance & Business Support, where she has successfully automated and leveraged the financial reporting system capabilities to ensure efficient company operations.
Viloshna’s background includes senior roles in a multinational pharmaceutical company and a large listed Mauritian conglomerate. Her meticulous attention to detail and strategic thinking have streamlined financial processes, making her a valuable addition to any finance team. Viloshna is a qualified finance professional with an FCCA qualification and an MBA, bringing valuable expertise to any organization.
In her current role, Viloshna leads the company’s Treasury and Payments function, including the fulfillment of the company’s cross-border payments into Africa. With her strong educational background and extensive experience, Viloshna consistently demonstrates her ability to optimize financial operations, minimize risks, and improve profitability. Her expertise in financial reporting and process improvements make her a valuable asset to any organization.
A qualified lawyer who joined Africa HR Solutions in July 2020, Mark Du Preez has experience working in private practice for a reputable law firm in South Africa. He also played commercially focused roles at a leading private bank, wealth management company, and outsourcing firm in South Africa and Mauritius.
Mark has played a pivotal role in Africa HR Solution’s risk mitigation strategy, which positively impacted P&L performance over the years.
He currently leads the Partnerships function of the company including relationships and oversight with in-country partners (ICPs) across Africa.
Alex has more than 15 years of experience in the global, strategic development of both enterprise and consumer brands in categories including technology, transport, enterprise software, entertainment, and travel.
With experience in roles on both agency and corporate side, he has worked across international brands and has led the development and execution of multi-discipline campaigns across EMEA, NORAM and Asia Pacific.
His focus is on driving meaningful business impact through brand differentiation and building high-functioning, digitally oriented, and analytically driven capabilities. He is motivated by working with, and developing dynamic people, teams, and organizations.
He leads, manages, develops and mentors the Key Account Management department, including line management responsibility for the team of Key Account Managers and Key Account Administrator who represent the Company as the primary communication link between all relevant stakeholders, including clients, third party in-country partners and internal functions.
Originally from Mauritius, he holds bachelor’s degrees in International Business, Finance and Management from the University of Nevada, Reno.