Dr Ian Gauci is a partner at GTG Advocates and Afilexion Alliance. He is engaged primarily in technology law, fintech, regtech, electronic communications, information society, data protection, and gaming/gambling, while also focusing on consumer law, competition law, broadcasting law, cyberlaw, e-commerce, m-commerce, e-health, e-payment, information technology, unfair commercial practices, and misleading advertising.
Dr Gauci also provides consultancy on legal matters related to blockchain technology, smart contracts, crypto-currencies, and ICO/ITO. He has assisted the Maltese Government amongst others on issues dealing with E-Trust certification, the Malta Communications Authority (MCA) on its E-commerce strategy as well as the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA).
He is also currently one of the strategic advisors appointed by Government on the National Blockchain Strategy Taskforce, and acts as an advisor for the Malta Digital Innovation Authority as well as the Malta Financial Services Authority. Dr. Gauci has co-authored the Maltese Electronic Communications Framework and lectures Legal Futures and Technology at the University of Malta. He is also a co-founder and Secretary of the Malta Blockchain Association.