Lewis Baldacchino joins ARQ Group as Chief Financial & Operations Officer


Lewis Baldacchino joined ARQ in 2019 as Chief Financial & Operations Officer.  He is an accountant by profession with the benefit of 28 years of post-qualification experience gained within diverse business sectors both locally and internationally. 

After graduating in accountancy from the University of Malta in 1991 he started out his career with the then largest insurance broking operation on the Island following which he joined a ‘big four’ accounting firm in the role of senior statutory auditor.  His work experience also includes a 9-year period working in Italy as Chief Financial Officer of a major franchise operation.

Lewis also holds an MBA from Henley Business School (University of Reading) and has a considerable level of commercial and strategic business experience having served for a number of years as executive director of a number of local and foreign entities carrying out operations involving incoming tourism, ship agencies, corporate services and international shore operations/cruise liner handling.