Louise Vella

With 15 years’ experience in the corporate and financial services field, Louise heads the firm’s corporate and tax department, being actively involved in commercial and tax transactions, regulatory and compliance matters, corporate governance and corporate matters.

In 2000 Louise started her career with an international firm where she was primarily responsible to assist corporate and private clients with establishment and management of corporate, trust and fiduciary structures in Malta and multiple reputable jurisdictions.  Throughout the years she gained extensive experience in shipping, gaming, intellectual property, e-business and residency matters.  Louise also assisted the first Maltese public limited liability company with the process of dematerialising its shares for a subsequent listing on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange via the Malta Stock Exchange in its capacity of Central Securities Depository in Malta.

Louise completed her postgraduate studies in Business Administration at the University of Leicester and in 2011 she has been awarded the Diploma in Taxation by the Malta Institute of Taxation.  She is a fellow of the Malta Institute of Taxation (MIT) and a member of the Institute of Financial Service Practitioners (IFSP) and International Fiscal Association (IFA).