JUN 2018

Blockchain and AI conference, Sliema

Joseph F Borg and  Ramona Azzopardi will participate in the panel discussion on the regulation of blockchain at the Blockchain and AI conference taking place on 22nd June at the Palace Hotel in Sliema. 

Joseph F. Borg is an Advocate and Partner at WH Partners, heading the Blockchain Advisory and the Gaming and Gambling Advisory sections of the firm. He also practices in the areas of Esports, Corporate, IT, Telecoms and Intellectual Property Law. Joe lectures Gaming Law at the University of Malta. He co-founded and is currently the Vice-President of Bitmalta, which is a non-profit organisation with a mission to promoting and stimulating discussion about blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies in Malta.

Ramona Azzopardi is Tax and Private Client Partner at WH Partners and is recognised as one of the leading taxation lawyers in Malta. Although her expertise covers any industry, she is particularly active in  the Gaming, Blockchain and Crypto Currencies, Private Clients and Financial Services industries. She has in-depth expertise in both direct and indirect tax issues in cross-border transactions. She regularly assists private clients with wealth management and relocation services. Ramona is frequently invited to speak at various tax conferences and has contributed to a number of international tax publications. She is also a Council Member of the Malta Institute of Taxation.