Paul Mercieca is a certified public accountant and was the Chief Executive Officer of Deloitte, Malta for 23 years up to 31 December 2013. He was also Deloitte Malta’s first Risk and Reputation Leader.

Whilst at Deloitte, Malta, Paul was responsible for a number of clients operating in various sectors of the economy including one of Malta’s largest banks and companies listed on the Malta Stock Exchange. He served as a member of the Malta Accountancy Board for eight years between 1988 and 1996 and is a former member of Council of the Malta Institute of Accountants. Paul was also the Chairman of the Institute’s Risk Management Committee and served on the Independence, Ethics and Regulatory Committee. Paul has also served on the board of directors of various companies and is currently a director of five insurance companies and a SICAV all regulated by the Malta Financial Services Authority, and also of two locally listed companies, besides other companies, where in some instances, he also chairs the board.

Paul has experience of serving on audit committees and currently chairs the audit committees of five Maltese companies.

Paul was recently appointed as liquidator of an insurance company registered in Malta which wrote business exclusively in Ireland and is responsible for the proper and orderly winding down of the company.