Aviation and Immigration Leader
Jonathan is an English Barrister leading Aviation advisory - Malta aircraft registration, AOC support, aircraft leasing and finance, inbound MRO investment and related legal, tax, corporate and GES work. A long serving Malta Representative to the International Maritime Organisation and a land/seaplane pilot, Jonathan has hands on project experience in the transport sector, with a special interest in aircraft leasing and finance.
A student of the Law Society of Ireland, BPP Law and the Middle Temple, Jonathan holds degrees in Economics, Law and History from the Universities of Malta, London, Sussex and Cambridge. Before joining Deloitte he was Director General at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and over 20 years worked in Beijing, Moscow and London. Speaking fluent Arabic, Russian and Chinese Jonathan also leads on immigration, general citizenship and inbound investments for private Deloitte clients. Until 2015 he was Chairman of Malta’s Sanctions Monitoring Board.