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Professor Peter J. Baldacchino

Prof .Peter J. Baldacchino, Ph.D MPhil FCCA FIA CPA, was reappointed by the Prime Minister with effect from 14 April 2018 for a second consecutive period of five years as a Member of the Board of Directors of the Central Bank of Malta.

Prof. Baldacchino is Advisor to Rector-Financial Affairs and full Professor within the Department of Accountancy, F.E.M.A, University of Malta. He is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and the Malta Institute of Accountants and holds a Ph.D as well as an MPhil from the University of Loughborough Business School. His specialization is in corporate governance, financial strategy and internal/external auditing with particular reference to the implications thereon of state smallness. He lectures in postgraduate professional and business programs in these areas and has related publications in various refereed international journals. Prof. Baldacchino is also a member of the Maltese Accountancy Board and chairs its Quality Assurance Oversight and Education Subcommittees. He is also a Non-Executive Director of the University of Malta Group of Companies. He has extensive experience in the governance of large Maltese organisations including listed groups and cooperatives, with past positions including chairmanships and memberships of audit and risk management committees in such entities.

Dr Peter J Baldacchino
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