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Godwin Mifsud

Director General of Economic Policy Department, Ministry for Finance of Malta

Godwin Mifsud is an economist. After serving as Director responsible for Structural Economic Research at the Economic Policy Department within the Ministry for Finance since 2011, he has been appointed as Director General of the Department in November 2015.

He is Malta’s delegate on the Economic Policy Committee (EPC) and prior to that he was a member of the EPC Ageing Working Group, contributing directly to its keynote publication, the Ageing Report. Over the years, Mr Mifsud has provided technical input to the pension reform process and served as a member of the Pensions Strategy Group, which is presently advising the Government of Malta on possible pension reforms. He is also a visiting assistant lecturer at the University of Malta.

Mr Mifsud holds post-graduate degrees in Economics and Public Policy from the University of Essex (UK) and the University of Malta, respectively.