the Malta Gaming Authority It revealed a major new leadership appointment. As reported by the regulatory body, it has selected its Board of Governors Charles Mizzi To succeed Carl Brincat As CEO.
Brincat’s departure from MGA was announced in October when the outgoing CEO said the decision to leave was not easy.
According to the MGA announcement, Mizzi will take up his position on 26 January 2024. The appointment comes as a result of the public call issued on 30 October 2023 and the following selection process.
Before joining MGA, Mizzi served as president of the organization Malta accommodation agency For five years. He has played an important role in the organisation’s ambition to establish Malta’s reputation as one of the most popular and sought-after residencies by investment jurisdictions.
According to MGA, Mizzi is a “dynamic, results-driven professional” with extensive experience in operations management. The MGA Board of Governors believes these qualities make him well-suited to power. MGA is convinced that Mizzi will build on the solid foundations laid by his predecessor and the rest of the team.
Speaking of Mizzi’s predecessor, before officially taking over as MGA president, the new CEO will spend several years shadowing Brincat. The MGA explained that this step in the process will ensure a smooth transition at the helm.
Mizzi hopes to build on MGA’s successes
Commenting on his new position, Mizzi said he felt “honoured” to have been given the opportunity to lead MGA. He promised to work hard alongside the rest of the MGA team to build on previous successes.
I am keen to build on previous successes and, together with the team under the guidance of the responsible Minister and the Board of Governors, to strategically steer the Authority forward so that Malta’s already strong position in this area can be strengthened, while delivering value. For all stakeholders.
Charles Mizzi, future CEO of MGA
Malta’s Minister of Economy, EU Funds and Lands, Silvio Schembri, thanked Brincat for his exceptional service as CEO of the MGA. Schembri also welcomed Mizzi as the next President of MGA, praising his extensive operational experience and contributions to major projects.
“Charles Mizzi is undoubtedly the right candidate to continue building on what MGA has achieved so far,” Schembri concluded.