Maria Bugeja serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Director for all operational aspects within the Saint James Hospital Group. Maria has been with the company since her teenage years working as a receptionist student worker during her summer school holidays and growing with the company to where the group is today. She has served and been an active Director of various Boards including Malta’s first aesthetic clinic, Malta’s first private Rehabilitation Centre, and is currently serving as a Director with the Beacon Group (Curia’s media service provider).
Maria has a passion for med aesthetics and fashion. She launched Malta’s first combined fashion & aesthetic “ladies only” Expo in 2011 which attracted over 10,000 attendees. She was also awarded the “Most-Stylish Entrepreneur of 2011”. Maria today owns and operates Malta’s largest med aesthetic hub, Niumee Concept Esthetique.
Maria is full of energy and her days are just as full as her energy levels are. She is synonymous with her stylish and colourful flair that can be a positive influence to anyone around her. She has a passion to help people, has a strong devotion to Corporate Social Responsibility and has been key in the development for specific less fortunate individuals.
Maria’s dream is to introduce Functional Medicine to the Maltese Islands with the hope of helping reduce the incidence of cancer which is affecting the Maltese population and increasing at alarming rates. She strongly believes that she works in the right environment and with the right company as it gives her the opportunity to develop this vision.
Maria has one child and thoroughly enjoys networking and socialising.