James Farrugia

James earned a First Class Bachelor of Commerce degree in Economics and Banking & Finance. His academic journey at the University of Malta culminated with the graduation and completion of a Master of Science in Economics in 2022. 

James joined the Dominion Malta office in 2021 and presently holds the responsibility of managing and overseeing the administration of a wide range of diverse and intricate US-based client portfolios constituting of investment holdings and private equity, inter alia. He also engaged in pursuing the coursework of the Certified Financial Planner, CFP® certification, focusing on tax optimization strategies and mastering asset management planning.

During his years studying at the University of Malta, James was trusted with a role within the executive board of a reputable student organization, serving as the assistant secretary general. He was responsible for developing strong relations with stakeholders and liaising with the University council board as to what concerns the medium-long term strategic leadership decisions.

In his spare time, James loves travelling and has particular interest in Italian football, cuisine, and culture.


The Management Team

Ben Cooke

Ben Cooke

BA (Hons) FCA, TEP

Chairman

Mike Williams

General Counsel

Bruno Bottai

MSc, TEP (Dip)

Managing Director

Kristian Camenzuli

CFA

Managing Director

Gavin Carruthers

BA (Hons) C.A.

Head of Funds and Corporate Services

Bob Sheesby

Bob Sheasby

Group Wealth Planning Director

Chris Riser

Chris Riser

J.D., LL.M., TEP

Group International Tax Director

Joanne Manser

Joanne Manser

TEP

Executive Director

Helen Morrison

BSc, PG Dip, CA

Client Service Fund Director

Jonathan Grumley

BSc (Hons), ACA

Executive Director

Dympna McDonagh

FCCA

Private Client Director

Nathan Petty

TEP

Private Client Director

Steve Cuschieri

B.Com (Hons), MBA Finance (GGSB, Grenoble)

Operations Director

Nick Symonds

Executive Director Private Clients

Asad Bukhory

Compliance and Risk Director

Geoffrey Arnold

BA (Hons),BFP,FCA

Director of Client Accounting and Tax Reporting

Ruth Vella

BA (Hons), MA, MBA

Compliance Officer and MLRO

Anthony Smith

Investment Services Senior Manager

Harry Cooke

Group Operations Senior Manager

Nadeem Van Doorsen

CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+

IT Senior Manager

Raquel De Freitas

CIPD, MHFA

People Manager

Zac Zajac

Zac Zajac

TEP

Client Manager

Antoni Pujol

ACCA, BBA, BSM

Corporate Services Manager

Annie Minns

Annie Minns

BSc Econ (Hons), TEP

Risk and Compliance Manager

Trisha Thomas

Risk and Compliance Manager

Karl Borg

B.Com

Client Accounting Manager

Claudette Grech

Claudette Curmi

B.Com (Hons), MSc

Client Manager

Taylor Kearns

Taylor Kearns

Client Manager

Yogesh Buldawo

Yogesh Buldawo

FCCA

Manager - Fund and Corporate Services

Chris Hamon

ACCA

Client Accounting Manager

Lauren Arthur

Lauren Arthur

TEP

Client Manager

Carla Vilarrasa Rosalen

MA

Client Manager

Alexandra Michel

MSc

Fund Manager

Arabella Hallmark-Vandewyngaerde

BA (Hons), Int.Dip(GRC), MICA

Risk, Compliance and Operations Manager

Hannah Vautier

Group Financial Reporting Manager

Holly Dawes

Holly Dawes

Assistant Manager - Fund and Corporate Services

Zuzana Jacenkova

Assistant Client Manager

Owen Anderton

Assistant Client Manager

Wilf Morris

Assistant Client Manager

Eunan McGurk

Assistant Client Manager

Philip Schinle

Assistant Client Manager

Matthew Ruff

Finance Assistant Manager

Ali Evans

BA (Hons), MRES

Group Operations Solutions Developer

Grant Neale

Group Operations and Data Engineer

Karl Camenzuli

Senior Client Accounting Officer

James Farrugia

B.Com (Melit.), MSc (Econ)

Senior Client Officer

Cristina Sammut

ACABA

Senior Client Officer

Jason Spiteri

Senior Compliance Officer