Tourism Minister Mario de Marco is the minister in the cabinet of Prime Minister Lawrence Gonzi who is making money out of the company Guido de Marco & Associates that is regularly awarded contracts by government. For a number of years this company has been doing consultancy work for government.
The company has two offices: one in Valletta and the other in Hamrun. In the company’s website Minister Mario de Marco is listed as one of the lawyers of the company.
Between 2008 and 2010 government paid out €35 million on consultancies.