Category Archives: Cover Story

Ready for the Challenge

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Roderick Psaila has passed his whole career in the banking sector. Academically qualified as a banker and economist, Roderick started his working life at the Central Bank of Malta, where he spent eighteen years – taking out a short period when he was engaged by the European Central Bank – before taking the plunge into the industry locally in 2008. AgriBank is Roderick’s third bank he started himself and he has occupied the position of CEO from day one.

 

 

 

 

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People and Technology

DSC_0686Stephen P DeFalco is the Chief Executive Officer with Crane Currency, an established company that makes money making money – the banknotes used by countries all over the world. In this exclusive interview, Stephen tells us that Crane Currency’s message has been that this is a great time to join a leader in the banknote business who is building the most modern banknote production and customer experience facility in the world here in Malta. There has been a phenomenal response to all the public calls, and Stephen confirms the general feeling is that people want to be part of this journey right from the start. In fact, within a month after Crane Currency announced their intention to locate in Malta, over 1500 people submitted their information to our Malta careers site. We learn more about this prestigious multi-million investment and Crane Currency in this absorbing interview.

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Driving Constant Growth

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Martin Vella speaks to Felipe Navarro, CEO of MAPFRE Middlesea about their brand promise

“A strong brand promise is one that connects your purpose, your positioning, your strategy, your people and your customer experience. It enables you to deliver your brand in a way that connects emotionally with your customers and differentiates your brand.”

 

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CHANGING THE WAY YOU COLLABORATE

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Helping Call Centres automate processes and enable customer communication via social media channels such as Twitter, Facebook & LinkedIn. 3XP belong to an exclusive group of companies that can Design, Implement and Mantain Cisco enterprise Voice & Contact Centre solutions, in addition to highly functional and cost effective Small to Medium Businesses solutions.

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COMMUNICATION, COLLABORATION AND TRUST by Martin Vella

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MBR Editor recently had the opportunity to chat with Mihail Petreski, Director at 3XP Solutions, who tells us why 3XP Group do things differently. Mihail believes giving customers the tools and knowledge to not only manage their environment smarter and more efficiently, but also to provide them with the know how to adapt to change. He maintains that technology is at its best when it blends seamlessly into the customer experience.

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EMBRACING IDEAS, CELEBRATING DIVERSITY

_DSC1083JCI International has become a wide platform for young active citizens age 18 to 40 who are engaged and committed to creating impact in their communities. It can be observed that a growing number of large active citizens from all sectors of society are embracing new ideas, collaboration and diversity. During time-out in Malta, MBR had the opportunity to interview Mr. Jonathan Borg, Executive Vice President for Europe, about the current status and development strategies of this non-profit organisation.

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People, Credibility & Technology

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Prior to our first issue for 2017, the Malta Business Review always aims to surface the main challenges, most compelling opportunities, and best practices in business, we asked SHIELD Consultants Managing Director, John Schembri, for his views on the challenges and complexities and, how corporate affairs professionals can manage risk within their organisations.
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