Jean Karl Portelli is the Senior Manager in charge of the ROC Unit at the Malta Business Registry. Jean Karl has an honours degree in Banking & Finance with 22 years’ experience in the Registry of Companies. He started his career with the Registry of Companies way back in March 1997.
At the Registry of Companies he was responsible for setting the strategic direction of the unit and managing over 20 managers and other support staff. He also provided assistance and professional consultancy to practitioners, vetted new companies and screened the documents of a portfolio of over 8,000 companies. Jean Karl also provided evidence in court proceedings in representation of the Registrar, ensured companies complied with the changes required when they are found to be in breach of the Companies Act and co-ordinated with the Legal Unit to enforce settlement of fines issued to companies.