Christine is a Certified Public Accountant who graduated with a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) from the University of Malta. She joined the Bortex Group in 1995 after two years of work experience with KPMG Malta, where she was involved in a number of auditing assignments for high-profile companies. Christine started working with the Group as the accountant for Sandpiper Ltd, Germal Ltd and Valletta Light Clothing Ltd – all manufacturing concerns, and of Roosendaal Trading – a retail company, formerly known as Technical Services & Supplies Ltd. Eventually Christine was asked to assist in the finance department and in the management of the hospitality division, which led the way for her to take on the role of Chief Financial Officer for this sector of the business and of the property development division in 2002. She has served on the Group’s board since 2015.