The Board of Directors
Executive Director and Chairman
Anthony Camilleri is the eldest of the founding members of the Camilleri group. He was the catalyst for the diversification of the group from confectionery and catering into retail fashion. Mr Camilleri has been in the family business for over 44 years and has over 30 years experience in the fashion sector. He has been instrumental in the expansion of the business into its current form as CEO of the Camilleri group. Anthony is president of the Valletta Merchants Street Business Community and is also a founding Governor of the Valletta Alive Foundation.
John Soler has more than 40 years’ experience in retail banking after holding several senior positions with Bank of Valletta p.l.c. He led the bank’s operations for over a decade before being appointed to the senior management team as Chief Officer Credit, with responsibility for Bank of Valletta’s lending portfolio, including consumer lending, business lending, home loans and card business. Mr Soler presently is chairman of the board of FCM Bank Ltd, and sits on the board of AX Holdings Limited and Valletta Cruise Port p.l.c. He is Chairman of the Audit Committee of AX Holdings Limited
Dr Michael Borg Costanzi
Michael Borg Costanzi is a lawyer by profession and is currently a legal adviser at Mamo TCV Advocates. Prior to joining Mamo TCV in 2015, Dr Borg Costanzi spent 35 years at Bank of Valletta p.l.c. whereby he held various senior executive roles including Chief Officer, with responsibility for Bank of Valletta’s legal office. He was also a member of the Bank’s Executive Committee and Compliance and Risk Management Committees. Between 2000 and 2009, Michael lectured banking students and law students at the University of Malta. Michael presently sits on the Board of Mediterranean Maritime Hub Finance p.l.c.
The Executive Team
Christos Barmperis holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Marketing from the American University of Athens and a Master of Business Administration, with specific focus given to Finance, from the City University of Seattle. Mr Barmperis joined Camilleri Group in January 2013 as COO, he is presently the Managing Director of the group. Prior to that he served at C Level positions in leading retailing global brands such as Carrefour group, Dixons group, Intersport and other regional brands in Europe and the Balkans, accumulating international experience in over 8 countries.
Chief Financial Officer and Compliance Officer
Pierre Griscti joined the Camilleri group in 1989 in the early years of the fashion business as a finance executive, he has now been serving as CFO for the last few years and was a key player in the financial growth and development of the group of companies as one of the leading players in the catering, confectionery and fashion sectors. Mr Griscti is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and sits on the Camilleri group Board of Directors and various committees of the group companies.