Prof. Josef Bonnici, born 1953. Resident in Malta. Graduated from the University of Malta and Simon Fraser University, Canada. Former Governor of the Central Bank of Malta and member of the European Central Bank Governing Council until June 2016. Currently, he is member of the Audit Committee of the ECB, Professor of Economics at the University of Malta, and member of the Scientific Committee of Vatican-based FONDAZIONE CENTESIMUS ANNUS PRO PONTIFICE. He is also Chairman of the Malta Development Bank since the end of 2017.