Chamber prepares to elect Council for 2017-19 

16th March 2017

Elections for Council members that will serve on council for the period between 2017 and 2019 will be held on the 27, 28 and 29 March following the Chamber’s Annual General Meeting.

The Malta Chamber is currently gearing up for its bi-annual process of regeneration as it will be electing a new Council and President following the Annual General Meeting of 27th March.

The Council of the Malta Chamber is elected from a list of nominated members who come from the three Economic Groups represented within the Chamber, namely Importers and Distributors, the Services Industry and Manufacturing. The elected officials of the executive boards of the three Economic Groups, will form the Council of the Chamber. The voting shall take place on the 27, 28 and 29 March. The Council will then elect the Chamber’s 51st President in its first meeting after election in early April.

“The Malta Chamber is proud to be governed by a sound democratic principle, which provides for a healthy flow of ideas and energy through its highest ranks. The election process which happens every two years is a guarantee that the Chamber remains relevant and alert to the issues affecting the country’s businesses” said Kevin J. Borg Director General.

All paid up members of the Malta Chamber (till 31st December) have the right to vote in their preferred candidates to sit on Council. The following is the list of Candidates for election to Council.

IMPORTERS, DISTRIBUTORS AND RETAILERS ECONOMIC GROUP

BORG CHARLES (Zak Shoes)
FARRUGIA FRANK V. (Alphacom International Services Co. Ltd.)
FAVA REGINALD (Chemimart Ltd)
MAMO ANDREW W.J. (Galdes and Mamo Ltd.)
TABONE ANTHONY (Philip A. Tabone Marketing Ltd.)
VASSALLO CESAREO CHRISTOPHER (Domestica Ltd.)
ZAHRA CHARLES A. (E. Theuma & Co.)

MANUFACTURERS AND OTHER INDUSTRIES ECONOMIC GROUP

AQUILINA NORMAN (Simonds Farsons Cisk plc)
CACHIA PATRICK (Actavis Ltd.)
CUSCHIERI RUBEN (Seifert Systems Ltd.)
FAUSER MATTHIAS (Playmobil Malta Ltd.)
MUSCAT BRIAN (Multi Packaging Ltd.)
PACE JOSEPH (Consolidated Biscuit Co. Ltd.)
XUEREB MARISA (Raesch Quarz [Malta] Ltd.)
XUEREB NICHOLAS (Toly Products Ltd.)

SERVICES PROVIDERS ECONOMIC GROUP

ARRIGO HUGH (Attard & Co. Ltd.)
BARBARO SANT ELIZABETH (Alberta Fire & Security Ltd.)
CASAPINTA TONIO (Casapinta Design Group Ltd.)
ELLUL-SULLIVAN MATTHEW (Sullivan Shipping Agencies Ltd.)
GRECH DAVID (Serolf Trading Agency Ltd.)
SPITERI MARIO (Mario Spiteri & Associates)
XUEREB DAVID (QP Management)

Voting will take place at The Exchange Buildings on 27th March, immediately following the Annual General Meeting up to 7.30 p.m. (or as directed by the Electoral Commission), 28th March between 10.00 a.m. and 1.00 p.m. and 3.00 p.m. and 5.00 p.m, and 29th March between 9.00 am and 3.00 p.m. only.

Members are reminded that in order to vote they are required to present their Voting Certificate and a document of identification.


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