CEO, Malta Enterprise
Having been named Head of Government Communication and the Prime Minister’s Spokesman in 2013, Kurt Farrugia was appointed by the Prime Minister to the Malta-UK Business Promotion Task Force in August 2017, actively contributing to matters related to investment promotion in the UK. In April 2019, he was made Member of the New Economic Niches Committee at Malta Enterprise.
Kurt formed part of the Task Force organising the Valletta Summit on Migration and the 2015 Commonwealth Head of Governments Meeting as well as the Informal European Council during Malta’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union in February 2017. He has also accompanied the Prime Minister in most of his international engagements at EU level.
Prior to his role at the Office of the Prime Minister, Kurt was active in journalism and politics. He graduated in Communications and is currently reading for a Master’s degree in Entrepreneurship at the University of Malta.