Mr Joseph Farrugia was appointed Registrar/Chief Executive Officer at the Malta Business Registry on April 2019. He has been working at the Registry of Companies for the last 32 years. Mr Farrugia was involved in the transfer of the Registry of Companies from Valletta to Attard, with the aim of integrating the Registry of Companies within the Malta Financial Services Authority. Along the years he was involved in numerous projects committed to ensuring Companies’ compliance within the financial sector. As Deputy Registrar he was also involved in the overhaul of the Registry’s system which brought about the creation and launch of a new online system. Mr Farrugia is responsible for the overall management and performance of the Registry, as well as the strategy development and implementation of the Business Register.