General Manager

Josef Cardona


Josef spearheads the firm’s Tax Advisory team and is responsible for the provision of corporate and international tax advice to clients ranging from traditional trading and holding company structures; financial institution structures (EMIs & PSPs); hedge funds; investment services companies; IP structures and financing companies. Together with the tax team, a detailed analysis of proposed structures is undertaken, including the interpretation of Maltese, EU and International Tax legislation, and Malta’s extensive Tax Treaty Network.


Josef holds a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the Henley Business School and an Advance Diploma in International Taxation (ADIT) from the Chartered Institute of Taxation in the UK.


Josef is fluent in English, Italian, and Maltese

GVZH Trustees

35 Strait Street,
VLT 1434,

Practice Groups

Malta Institute of Taxation

ADIT Affiliate

International Tax Planning Association

Institute for Financial Services Practitioners

The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners