Mr Alfred Grixti took up the post of Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation for Social Welfare Services. The Foundation gathers under its wing the social welfare group of agencies Appoġġ, Sedqa, LEAP, and the Centre for Adoption and Fostering.
Alfred Grixti is an educator by profession. He furthered his studies at the University of Malta and obtained a post graduate diploma and a Masters in Industrial Relations and Management from Oxford University. He returned to the University of Malta as a lecturer and was also Head of School in the state Education Sector for a number of years. Mr Grixti is also a Fellow of the prestigious Salzburg Seminar. Prior to joining the FSWS he was appointed as Chairman of the Employment and Training Corporation and also currently serves as Deputy Mayor of Ħaż-Żebbuġ.