Dr Henri Li Kam Wah is currently Associate Professor of Chemistry at the University of Mauritius. He holds an MSc in Chemistry and a PhD in Inorganic Chemistry, in addition to an MSc in Forensic Science. From 2002 to 2006, he was the Director of Quality Assurance at the University of Mauritius before assuming the position of Dean of the Faculty of Science from 2006 to 2009. His areas of research and interest include coordination, environmental and natural product chemistry, forensic science, quality assurance and audit in tertiary institutions. He acted as President of the Organising Committee for the following international conferences held in Mauritius: 20th International Conference on Chemical Education (ICCE), Aug 2008; First International Conference on Pure and Applied Chemistry (ICPAC), July 2010; Second International Conference on Pure and Applied Chemistry (ICPAC), July 2012.