Dr Maria Schembri is a Senior Professional Officer at the Malta Business Registry. She graduated as a lawyer from the University of Malta and obtained a Diploma in Taxation from the Malta Institute of Taxation. During the law course, she gained notarial experience while visiting a Public Notarial office and obtained a warrant of a Notary. She further obtained a warrant of Lawyer and started her career as an associate with a leading accountancy and audit firm. She then joined another accountancy and audit firm wherein she was their sole legal advisor for providing legal and corporate services. She has been working with the Malta Business Registry for since September 2017. Currently, she works with the Malta Business Registry within the Foundations and Associations Unit.