Hon. Silvio Schembri

Junior Minister for Financial Services, Digital Economy and Innovation, Office of the Prime Minister, Government of Malta

Silvio Schembri is a Maltese politician, academic and economist by profession currently serving as the Junior Minister for Financial Services, Digital Economy and Innovation within the Office of the Prime Minister of Malta. Hon. Schembri was first elected in Parliament back in 2013 and was then re-elected in 2017 after re-contesting the general election under the Malta Labour Party ticket, the party currently in government. Hon. Silvio Schembri attained a Master’s degree in Economics right after graduating with a Bachelors of Honours in Economics from the University of Malta. Hon. Schembri is the architect of the Blockchain Island concept and Malta’s Blockchain’s strategy.