Mr. Anthony C. Mifsud, FCIPD, was sworn in as Parliamentary Ombudsman in a ceremony presided over by H.E. Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, President of Malta and in the presence of the Prime Minister, the Hon. Joseph Muscat, the Speaker of the House, the Hon. Angelo Farrugia and the Leader of the Opposition, the Hon. Simon Busuttil.
Mr. Anthony C. Mifsud, has a longstanding career in the public sector. In 2008, by unanimous resolution of the House of Representatives, he was appointed as Auditor General and reconfirmed, again by unanimous resolution in June 2013. On the 16th March 2016, the House of Representatives unanimously approved his nomination as Parliamentary Ombudsman.
After the ceremony, the outgoing Ombudsman, Chief Justice Joseph Said Pullicino welcomed Mr Mifsud at the Office of the Ombudsman and introduced him to the employees.Media Releases