2018 Forum programme

H. E. Mr. Silvio Schembri
H. E. Mr. Silvio Schembri

Parliamentary Secretary for Financial Services, Digital Economy and Innovation
Office of the Prime Minister
Malta

Biography

Silvio Schembri is a Maltese politician, academic and economist by profession currently serving as the Minister for Financial Services, Digital Economy and Innovation within the Office of the Prime Minister of Malta. Minister Schembri was first elected in Parliament back in 2013 and was then re-elected in 2017 after re-contesting the general election under the Malta Labour Party ticket, the party currently in government. Hon. Silvio Schembri attained a Master’s degree in Economics right after graduating with a Bachelors of Honours in Economics from the University of Malta. Hon. Schembri is the architect of the Blockchain Island concept and Malta’s Blockchain’s strategy.  Hon Schembri is also responsible for Financial Services, Telecommunications, Digital Economy, Research and Innovation.