The Sovereign Council of the Order of Malta

The Sovereign Council is the government of the Order. It is composed of the Grand Master, the holders of the four High Offices (Grand Commander, Grand Chancellor, Grand Hospitaller and Receiver of the Common Treasure) and six other members. Apart from the Grand Master, they are elected by the Chapter General, by a majority of the Knights present. The Sovereign Council is called by the Grand Master and meets at the seat of the Order at least six times a year and whenever special circumstances require it.





ThePrince and Grandmaster

His Most Eminent Highness, FrÓ Andrew Bertie


The Grand Commander

His Excellency, FrÓ Ludwig Hoffmann von Rumerstein

The Grand Chancellor
His Excellency, Count Jacques de Liedekerke


The Grand Hospitaller

His Excellency, Albrecht Freiherr von Boeselager


The Receiver of the Common Treasure

His Excellency, Marchese Gian Luca CHIAVARI Patrician Genoese

The other six members of the Sovereign Council are:
H.E. Fra' Carl E. PAAR
H.E. Fra' Carlo ARDITI di CASTELVETERE
H.E. Fra' John Alexander MacPHERSON
H.E. Fra' Giacomo DALLA TORRE del TEMPIO di SANGUINETTO
H.E. Richard J.DUNN
H.E. Jean Pierre MAZERY

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This page is part of "A pictorial tour through the Grand Magistry of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta"

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