Mr. Andre Farrugia commenced his professional career working in the insurance industry before moving to the Malta International Training Centre where he occupied the post of Director of Studies. He is currently part of the academic staff within the Insurance department at the University of Malta. He has achieved the Fellowship of the Chartered Insurance Institute (FCII-UK) and the Fellowship of the Institute of Risk Management (CFIRM-UK). Lately, Mr Farrugia has completed an MSc in Risk Management with the Glasgow-based University of Caledonian and is currently reading for a PhD with the University of Malta. During his professional career, Mr Andre Farrugia has contributed to the industry through the publication of articles and papers and through a variety of career talks and technical seminars. He has delivered various lectures and has presented papers in renowned Universities in Latvia, Serbia and Kosovo. Andre Farrugia has also conducted training overseas, specifically to associations and colleges in Kosovo, Dubai and Ghana. Mr Farrugia was a member on the board for the setting up of the National Vocational Qualifications in Malta and served as a general secretary of the Malta Forum of Internal Auditors. He is currently a Board member of the Malta Education Consultative Council, President of the Malta Insurance Institute, founder member of the Malta Institute of Loss and Risk Management and Honorary member of the Malta Association of Risk Management. On the European front, Mr Andre Farrugia represents Malta within the European Forum of the National Institutes for Professional Insurance Institutes and on the Board of EFICERT.
INS1000 - Introduction to Insurance and Risk Management