Sarah Farrugia

Head of Compliance

Sarah has 14 years’ experience in the financial services industry, having begun her career at one of the main banks in Malta. In 2014, she transitioned to the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA) as an Analyst in the Authorisation unit, later assuming the role of Senior Analyst. Progressing further, she moved to the Investment Services Supervision unit, becoming the Senior Manager of the Funds Supervision team. In this capacity, she held responsibility for the supervision of funds, fund managers, depositaries, and recognised persons. During this time, Sarah represented the MFSA at the ESMA’s Investment Management Standing Committee, contributing to discussions on various subjects, including the AIFMD review. In 2022, she took up her current role as Head of Compliance at RMC Wise.

Sarah graduated from the University of Malta with a with a second upper-class Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree in Banking and Finance in 2009. She furthered her education by attaining a Masters in Finance with Distinction from the University of Leicester in 2013.


7 March: 14:00 – 14:50

Breakout Session 1
Implementing an ESG Strategy Within Your Company