Meet Ivan, our new team member

Meet Ivan, our new team member

Ivan Scicluna joined the Malta Tourism Authority in April 2022 as Manager within the Conventions Malta Directorate after a long career in Commercial Aviation with Air Malta plc. His professional background covered Retail and Wholesale sales both in the leisure and the business segments.

He has occupied managerial positions in Malta and Overseas, bringing him into direct contact with the local Travel Trade, Governments, Airport Authorities as well as corporate and business clients. 

For several years, Ivan was responsible for the British, German, Austrian, Swiss and Russian markets, focusing mainly on supporting the Air Malta Offices in the respective country in negotiation, Sales and Marketing as well as sourcing out new Clients.

Later, he took responsibility for all the Air Malta Group business, locally generated as well as incoming groups including the M.I.C.E. segment. Ivan was part of joint negotiating team to bring TUI CRUISES to Malta as the first cruise client Homeporting in Malta. In the same year, he was also instrumental in securing the EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS to Malta on Air Malta. 

Ivan has had the opportunity of working very closely with the local M.I.C.E. community for the past twelve years during which he has built a very close rapport with the DMCs and their international clients, Hotels, Conference venues and MTA/Conventions Malta.