Alison Bugeja Persiano
Alison Bugeja Persiano is the Administrator of the Malta Fiscal Advisory Council. She coordinates the day to day running of the office, documentation and record keeping. She also serves as the Council Secretary during Council meetings. Before Joining the MFAC in 2018, Alison worked as an Office Administrator within a private company for 13 years.
Mr Malcolm Bray started his career at the Central Bank of Malta, working in the areas of economic research, forecasting and financial stability. Moving to the private sector he was involved in consultancy projects in the areas of financial services, cost-benefit analysis and drafting of business reports. In 2015, he joined the Malta Fiscal Advisory Council, as Chief Economist. Mr Bray is also a visiting senior lecturer at the University of Malta and has lectured at various other tertiary institutions, in the areas of economics, financial services, management and tourism.
Christian Xuereb graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Economics from the University of Malta in 2015. He joined the Malta Fiscal Advisory Council as an Economist in July 2015. He then completed an MSc in Economics from the University of Malta in 2019. His dissertation research focused on behavioural retirement and pension economics.
Kurt Davison graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Economics from the University of Malta in 2016. That same year he joined the Malta Fiscal Advisory Council as an Economist. In 2019, he completed an MSc in Economics from the University of Malta. His research at university focused on valuation techniques for the environment and assessing alternative estimates of the output gap for the Maltese Economy.