John Mamo – Chairman


Prof John Mamo was appointed as Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Malta Financial Services Authority in 2018.

Prof John Mamo obtained his BA from the Royal University of Malta in and was later awarded a degree of B.Litt. in Company Law by Magdalen College, Oxford,. He graduated LL.D. from the University of Malta in the same year and was admitted to practice at the Malta Bar.

In 1975 he was appointed part time Lecturer in the Department of Commercial Law and thirteen years later took up the post of Associate Professor in the Faculty of Law, with a later appointment as Head of the Department of Commercial Law. Prof Mamo also served as Member of the Permanent Law Reform Commission and in as Commissioner for Data Protection. He was honoured in 2016 by the award of Cavaliere dell’ Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana. 2018 saw his appointment as Chairman, Board of Governors, Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA). Throughout his career, Professor Mamo served on the Board of several companies in Malta and abroad as Director or Chairman.