Alex Mifsud is Founder and CEO of Ixaris Systems Ltd, a leading innovator in global electronic payments which pioneers virtual prepaid card technology and applications.
Alex has a history in start-up ventures within commercial, public sector and academic fields. He established Malta’s first digital cartography facility within its urban planning agency; a non-profit organization that manages the MT top-level domain; and a mobile commerce incubator funded by Bank of America, Deutsche Bank and Hikari Tsushin.
Alex also worked for global management consultancy Arthur D Little and headed the Computer Science Department at the University of Malta. He has held various national advisory roles in Malta, as member of the International Advisory Council of the Malta Enterprise Board and as Commissioner on Malta's National Commission for Higher Education.
Alex has a Bachelorship in Electrical Engineering and a PhD in Computer Science.
Speaker at Money20/20 Europe 2016