George Bugeja is a highly skilled EU funding and project management consultant, specializing in internationalization, research, and innovation. Currently serving as a Senior Executive at the Malta Council for Science and Technology, George excels in coordinating internationalization programs and driving measures to enhance research and innovation. His expertise lies in expanding international strategic partnerships, promoting research collaboration, and enhancing Malta’s appeal as an R&I destination. George’s meticulous attention to detail is evident in his management of transnational calls and his ability to foster strong relationships with stakeholders. His in-depth knowledge of EU funding regulations, grant agreements, and supporting documentation ensures seamless project execution. George’s leadership qualities shine through his mentoring of colleagues and overseeing post-award monitoring activities. With a Prince2® Practitioner Certificate and extensive project management experience, George brings a strategic, results-driven approach to his consultancy work. His excellent communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills make him a valuable asset in the field.