Benjamin Muscat FCCA, CPA
Freelance consultant offering advisory and directorship services.
A Certified Public Accountant by profession (Fellow of the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants – FCCA) with a long career in finance and management positions at senior executive levels. Worked in various industry sectors including switchgear manufacturing, food production, beer and soft drink brewing and production and bottling, international fast food franchising, hospitality and timeshare, construction and real estate development including marketing and selling luxury condominiums.
Key in the development and commissioning of the Tigne' Point Project , Malta, an iconic €300 million mixed use development comprising retail facilities, luxury residential complexes, office development, restoration and regeneration of heritage buildings, catering, well being and leisure facilities, supporting car parking complexes, campus wide ICT infrastructure and extensive public spaces. This project was awarded the best mixed use development in Europe by the International Property Awards in 2011 and the national award of the HSBC European Business Award for 2010.
Instrumental in the promotion of the re-generation of part of Malta’s historical Grand Harbor including the development of a cruise ship porting facility locally known as the Valletta Waterfront project. Today this project is a success story having, amongst other achievements, increased cruise passenger arrivals from 100,000 eight years ago to 600,000, making Malta one of the major cruise ship destinations in the Mediterranean.
Extensive experience in raising project specific funding via banking facilities, third party investment, private placements, issue of equity and debt instruments through retail offers subsequently listed on the Malta Stock Exchange
Advising on and assisting in procuring Project Funding
Business Development and Investment appraisal
Organisational Restructuring of medium sized enterprises
Real Estate project co ordination