Lecturers


Award in Accounting for non-Accountants

  • Clayton Degiorgio
    Clayton Degiorgio - M. Accty. (Melit.), AIA, CPA

    Clayton has graduated as a qualified Accountant with a Distinction from the University of Malta in 2015 and is a Certified Public Accountant and an Associate of the Malta Institute of Accountants.

    Having started his experience with Deloitte and Touche both within the Tax Department and Audit Department, he moved on to Accountancy related positions in the Industry. In his experience as an in-house Accountant, Clayton has worked in the services and manufacturing industries for four years. He currently holds the position of Finance Manager with a reputable Maltese company operating within the retail industry.

Diploma in International Financial Reporting (DipIFR)

  • John Debattista
    John Debattista - B.A. (Hons) Accountancy, MIA, CPA

    John Debattista qualifed as an accountant from The University of Malta in 2005, is a member of the Malta Institute of Accountants and is a Certified Public Accountant and registered auditor. John spent seven years working in an audit firm where he held the post of Audit Manager specialising in financial services and gaming.

    John is now leading his own practice offering accounting and audit services. John is also an ACA and ACCA lecturer lecturing the Financial Reporting Advanced Paper. He is also a visiting lecturer at the Malta Institute of Accountants.

  • Kevin Vassallo
    Kevin Vassallo - MSc Finance (Leicester) Dist. A.I.A. C.P.A.

    Kevin is a certified public accountant by profession and holds a post-graduate degree in the science of finance. He has been lecturing financial accounting and related subjects for the past seventeen years. He also delivers CPE lectures for recognised bodies including the Malta Institute of Accountants. His professional work experience includes accounting, internal audit, human resources management, portfolio management in the money & fixed-income markets, foreign exchange and risk management.

AB (F1) ACCOUNTANT IN BUSINESS

  • Matthew Camilleri
    Matthew Camilleri - MBA, ACCA, MIA, CPA

    Matthew is a Certified Public Accountant, a member of both the ACCA and the MIA and holds a Masters in Business Administration.

    Matthew held the role of general manager with a local business for a number of years. He has significant experience within the asset management industry in audit and financial reporting with PricewaterhouseCoopers and Brown Brothers Harriman Fund Administration respectively in Dublin, Ireland and currently provides regulatory compliance consulting as well as leading the compliance monitoring, client accounting and MFSA licence application service teams within an international corporate service provider, servicing primarily fund managers and investment firms.

    His interests include tennis, travelling and following current world affairs.

MA (F2) MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING

  • Margaret Vassallo
    Margaret Vassallo - MSc Finance (Leicester) Dist. A.C.I.B, A.I.A. C.P.A.

    Margaret is MIA qualified and also holds a Masters Degree in Finance from the University of Leicester.

    She has a strong background in risk management, financial management, corporate and trade finance, financial restructuring, international and private banking at Bank of Valletta plc.

    Her interests include  jogging, swimming and travel.

FA (F3) FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING

  • Margaret Vassallo
    Margaret Vassallo - MSc Finance (Leicester) Dist. A.C.I.B, A.I.A. C.P.A.

    Margaret is MIA qualified and also holds a Masters Degree in Finance from the University of Leicester.

    She has a strong background in risk management, financial management, corporate and trade finance, financial restructuring, international and private banking at Bank of Valletta plc.

    Her interests include  jogging, swimming and travel.

  • Kevin Vassallo
    Kevin Vassallo - MSc Finance (Leicester) Dist. A.I.A. C.P.A.

    Kevin is a certified public accountant by profession and holds a post-graduate degree in the science of finance. He has been lecturing financial accounting and related subjects for the past seventeen years. He also delivers CPE lectures for recognised bodies including the Malta Institute of Accountants. His professional work experience includes accounting, internal audit, human resources management, portfolio management in the money & fixed-income markets, foreign exchange and risk management.

PM (F5) PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT

  • Sarah Cassar
    Sarah Cassar - ACCA

    Sarah is a qualified accountant, having studied ACCA. She also holds a degree in Architecture and Civil Engineering from the University of Malta. She has worked both in architecture firms and accountancy firms, with work experience in the advisory department of one of the big four.

    She currently works at Attard and Co as a management accountant, where she is involved in the preparation of management accounts and assists in the development and analysis of key financial information.

    Sarah’s hobbies include travelling and cycling.

FR (F7) FINANCIAL REPORTING

  • Monique Micallef
    Monique Micallef - B.Com.,B.A.(Hons)(Accty.),M.Sc.(R'dg.),C.P.A.,F.I.A.

    Monique Micallef is a certified public accountant and holds a practicing certificate in auditing. She holds a post-graduate degree in international accounting and has extensive experience in lecturing including delivering CPE lectures. She is a member of the Malta Institute of Accountants where she forms part of the Financial Reporting Committee. She is also a member of the European Accounting Association.

  • Kevin Vassallo
    Kevin Vassallo - MSc Finance (Leicester) Dist. A.I.A. C.P.A.

    Kevin is a certified public accountant by profession and holds a post-graduate degree in the science of finance. He has been lecturing financial accounting and related subjects for the past seventeen years. He also delivers CPE lectures for recognised bodies including the Malta Institute of Accountants. His professional work experience includes accounting, internal audit, human resources management, portfolio management in the money & fixed-income markets, foreign exchange and risk management.

AA (F8) AUDIT AND ASSURANCE

  • Anna Vella
    Anna Vella - B. Accty (Hons.), AIA, CPA

    In 2003, Anna joined PwC where she worked in the audit department for 9 years. During her employment with PwC, Anna was also very active in the learning and education programme and delivered training to all the staff levels of the firm, including preparing the sessions for and delivering audit training to external audiences through the PwC Academy.

    In 2012, she started working at AIM acting as a tuition provider for the Assurance fundamental level of the ACCA F8 and ACA Assurance programmes.

FM (F9) FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

  • Patrick Spiteri Swain
    Patrick Spiteri Swain - BA (Hons) Accty, MIA, CPA, CFA

    Qualified from the University of Malta with a Bachelor of Accountancy (Hons). Other qualifications held are ACIB, MSc Financial Management (London).

    Work experience in financial management, specialising in financial risk management, fixed-income portfolio management and bank asset and liability management.

    Interests include football, reading and watching films.

SBL – Strategic Business Leadership

  • Kenneth Mousu’
    Kenneth Mousu’ - B.A. (Hons) Accty, FIA, CPA, MBCS

    Graduated from the University of Malta and is a member of BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT.

    Kenneth is a director of Amarillo Investment Solutions Limited and a member of the Investment Committee. He previously worked in the audit department of Deloitte and Touche before moving to the Benchmark Group of companies where he served as group CFO. Kenneth is a fellow member of the Malta Institute of Accountants.

    His interests are DIY, cooking and football.

SBR – STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORTING

  • Kevin Vassallo
    Kevin Vassallo - MSc Finance (Leicester) Dist. A.I.A. C.P.A.

    Kevin is a certified public accountant by profession and holds a post-graduate degree in the science of finance. He has been lecturing financial accounting and related subjects for the past seventeen years. He also delivers CPE lectures for recognised bodies including the Malta Institute of Accountants. His professional work experience includes accounting, internal audit, human resources management, portfolio management in the money & fixed-income markets, foreign exchange and risk management.

AFM (P4) ADVANCED FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

APM (P5) ADVANCED PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT

AAA (P7) ADVANCED AUDIT AND ASSURANCE

  • Paul Spiteri
    Paul Spiteri - M. Accty.(Melit.), AIA, CPA

    Paul graduated as a qualified accountant from the University of Malta in 2015, and is an Associate of the Malta Institute of Accountants. He is also a Certified Public Accountant and holds a practicing certificate in auditing.
    Paul joined Nexia BT in 2011, during his university studies, during which period he started to gain significant experience in auditing companies involved in different sectors. In his current position as an audit supervisor with Nexia BT, he is in charge of leading audit teams, performing consolidations and assisting clients in any accounting issues which they might have.
    Paul also holds a Diploma in Insurance Accounting and Auditing.

  • Morgan Carabott
    Morgan Carabott - B. Accty (Hons.), AIA, CPA

    Having graduated in 2010 with a Bachelor of Honors Accountancy from the University of Malta, Morgan joined one of the big four audit firms as an external auditor.

    In 2011 she moved into the financial services industry as an Internal Auditor, and became a certified information system auditor in 2014.

    She has been teaching Audit and Assurance papers with AIM Academy for the past 6 years.