After the successful completion of his university studies, Darren graduated from the University of Malta as a Bachelor of Commerce and as a Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) Accountancy, and in 1995 joined the auditing department of one of the big four firms in Malta. In 2009 he successfully completed a Diploma in Corporate Finance Treasury and Portfolio Management in collaboration with the University of Reading. Darren is a fellow member of the Malta Institute of Accountants and the Malta Institute of Taxation. With his extensive experience as a leader in auditing a multitude of companies varying in size and nature, operating both locally and abroad, and with the ever changes in regulations and International Financial Reporting Standards, Darren accumulated extensive technical knowledge and, over the years, implemented the interpretation of that knowledge to real cases. At the Chief Financial Officer, Darren will ensure that the Issuer operates within acceptable cautious parameters, adhering to all rules and regulations that govern listed entities.