Steve Mercieca started his career in property in 2013 when the construction and real estate sector started booming in Malta. At the end of 2013 he co-founded QuickLets, a real estate agency that specialises in property lettings. Two years later, Steve co-founded Zanzi Homes, a new brand that focuses on sales.
Name: Steve Mercieca
Marital status: Married
Family: a four-year daughter and another child on the way
Car: Range Rover
School/Education: Stella Maris College
First job: Pizza Hut Delivery Biker
Current job & company: Director at QuickLets and Zanzi Homes
Favourite pastime: Going out to lunch with family and friends, sailing and picnicking
Favourite book: Leadership Wisdom from the Monk Who Sold His Ferrari
Favourite film: Gladiator
Favourite music: Jim Morrison
Favourite gadget: iPhone
Last holiday: Bali
Favourite quote: An eye for an eye will make the whole world blind
Role models/heroes: Jesus, Jim Morrison, Richard Branson
Best advice that I have ever received: Dream, believe, achieve
What does a typical day in your life look like?
I drop off my daughter at school; I go to work and hit the rat race. I go back home to my beautiful wife by around 7PM, eat dinner and watch a series.
What business issues are high on your agenda?
Sustainable growth, team culture and innovation
What motivates you to get to the office in the morning?
Purpose, grit and drive. Our company has these values at its core and we strive to achieve our philanthropic goals through maximising profit.
My favourite location: Riviera, Spinola Bay, Exiles, Valletta.
My favourite local food: My wife's penne with bacon and broсcoli
My favourite dining experience: Most establishments in Spinola Bay, especially Tony’s Bar.
My favourite nightspot: I don’t go out much at night. If I did it, it would be at a friend's house.