Minister for Finance of Malta
Hon. Professor Edward Scicluna is a Member of Parliament and Malta’s Minister for Finance since March 2013.
During 2013, Prof. Scicluna assumed the chairmanship of the EIB, and vice-chairmanship of the EBRD.
Prior to March 2013 he served as a member of the European Parliament (MEP), in the capacity of Vice-Chair of the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee (ECON), and a member of the European Statistical Advisory Committee (ESAC).
Previous appointments include that of Professor and Head of the Department of Economics at the University of Malta, Chairman of the Malta Financial Services Authority, Chairman of the Malta Council of Economic and Social Development, Board Director of the Central Bank of Malta, and Electoral Commissioner. Prof. Scicluna also carried out consultancy work for international institutions.
Prof. Scicluna graduated from the University of Oxford with a Diploma with distinction in politics and economics, from the University of Malta with a First Class Honours BA degree in Economics, and the University of Toronto with a Masters and Doctorate in Economics.