Dr Charles Mangion, a notary by profession and a seasoned politician was appointed Chairman of Air Malta p.l.c. in July 2017 having formerly served as Chairman of Enemalta p.l.c.
Trusted and elected as a Member of the Maltese Parliament for three decades, Dr Mangion held various appointments, including Minister of Justice and Local Government. He also served as a Shadow Minister of Finance and Economy, Deputy Leader, and Party Leader in Opposition.
Dr Mangion has over 35 years of experience in development policies, focusing on the public sector, macroeconomic policy, specialising in contract negotiation and property law. Over the years, he was responsible for conducting dialogue with the private sector, as well as with local and European financial institutions.
Dr Mangion is married to Carmen, née Schembri, and father of three.