Invited speakers

Michele Carpagnano

Michele Carpagnano

Partner, Dentons

Michele Carpagnano is a partner and the head of the Italian Competition and Antitrust practice. in Dentons’ Rome office…

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Andrea Coscelli

Andrea Coscelli

Chief Executive of the Competition and Markets Authority

Andrea Coscelli is the Chief Executive of the Competition & Markets Authority (CMA). He was awarded a CBE for services to Competitive Markets…

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Lorenzo Ciari

Daniel A. Crane

Frederick Paul Furth, Sr. Professor of Law, University of Michigan

Daniel Crane is the Frederick Paul Furth Sr. Professor of Law at the University of Michigan. He served as the associate dean for faculty and research from 2013 to 2016…

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Thomas Deisenhofer

Thomas Deisenhofer

Principal Adviser in DG Competition, EU

Since January 2021 Thomas Deisenhofer is Principal Adviser in DG Competition in the European Commission responsible for economic ex post evaluation of competition enforcement and policy…

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Tomaso Duso

Tomaso Duso

Head of the Firms and Markets Department, DIW Berlin

Tomaso Duso is Senior Advisor at Lear. He is head of the Department Firms and Markets at the DIW Berlin, a professor of empirical (industrial) economics at the Technical University Berlin…

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Enrico Fabrizi

Enrico Fabrizi

Partner, Osborne Clarke

Enrico heads Osborne Clarke Italy’s competition and antirust team. He specialises in national and European Union competition law and his work covers the entire spectrum of antitrust activities…

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Cani Fernández

Cani Fernández

President of the Spanish Competition Authority

Cani Fernández is the President of the Comisión Nacional de los Mercados y la Competencia (the Spanish Competition Authority) since she was appointed in June 2020….

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Fabienne Ilzkovitz

Fabienne Ilzkovitz

Principal Adviser at DG Competition, EU and Associate Professor, Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles

Fabienne Ilzkovitz is Principal Adviser responsible for economic evaluation of competition policy in the Competition Directorate General of the European Commission…

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Thomas Janssens

Thomas Janssens​

Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Thomas heads Freshfields’ global antitrust, competition and trade practice – a role that he combines with his dynamic and broad client practice…

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Eleanor M. Fox

Eleanor M. Fox

Professor of Trade Regulation, NY University

Eleanor M. Fox is the Walter J. Derenberg Professor of Trade Regulation at New York University School of Law. Before joining the faculty of NYU Law, Fox was a partner at the New York law firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett…

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Damjan Kukovec

Damjan Kukovec

Senior Lecturer in Law, Middlesex School of Law in London

Damjan Kukovec is a Senior Lecturer in Law and a Co-Leader of the PhD Programme at Middlesex School of Law in London. Before joining the Middlesex faculty, Dr Kukovec taught at Harvard Law School…

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Timothy Lamb

Timothy Lamb

Director & Associate General Counsel for Competition, Facebook

Timothy Lamb is Director and Associate General Counsel for Competition at Facebook and manages a wide range of competition matters involving the company across Europe and APAC…

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Ioannis Lianos

Ioannis Lianos

President, Hellenic Competition Commission

Dr. Ioannis Lianos serves as President of the Hellenic Competition Commission since 2019…

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Nicola Lopez

Nicola Lopez

Associate General Counsel and Head of EIMEA Global Privacy Compliance and Cybersecurity, Procter & Gamble

Nicola is currently Associate General Counsel Southern Europe and Head of Europe Privacy, Cybersecurity & IT Law with the Procter & Gamble Company….

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Bruce Lyons

Bruce Lyons

Professor of Economics, University of East Anglia

Bruce Lyons is Professor of Economics and Deputy Director of the ESRC Centre for Competition Policy (CCP). He is a member of the Economic Advisory Group for Competition Policy (EAGCP) to the European Commission…

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Pietro Merlino

Pietro Merlino

Partner, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Pietro is a partner and the head of Orrick’s Antitrust & Competition practice in Italy. Pietro focuses on EU and Italian competition law, advising and representing Italian and international players on the entire spectrum of antitrust …

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Teresa Moreira

Teresa Moreira

Head, Competition and Consumer Policies Branch of UNCTAD

Teresa Moreira, Head, Competition and Consumer Policies Branch of UNCTAD – United Nations Conference on Trade and Development since 5 October 2016…

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Valerie Mueller

Valerie Mueller​

Principal Economist, Competition, EBRD

Valerie Mueller is the Principal Economist, Competition, at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. As part of her role, she manages capacity building projects with Competition Authorities…

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Peter Ormosi

Peter Ormosi

Professor of Competition Economics, University of East Anglia

Peter Ormosi is an Associate Professor of Competition Economics at University of East Anglia. His research is focused on various issues in law and economics…

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Giancarlo Spagnolo

Giancarlo Spagnolo

SITE, University of Rome Tor Vergata

Giancarlo Spagnolo is a professor of economics at the University of Rome Tor Vergata, a research fellow of SITE Stockholm School of Economics and of the Einaudi Institute of Economics and Finance (EIEF)…

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Ermelinda Spinelli

Ermelinda Spinelli

Counsel, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Ermelinda Spinelli is a counsel of Freshfields and her practice covers various aspects of EU and Italian competition law. She has gained extensive experience on cartel and dominance investigations…

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Gian Luca Zampa

Gian Luca Zampa

Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Gian Luca joined Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in 2001 and became partner in 2005.
His practice cover the whole range of merger control…

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Philip Marsden

Sabine Zigelski

Senior Competition Expert, OECD

Sabine Zigelski is Senior Competition Expert at the OECD Competition Division in Paris. Since 2013, she is responsible for the OECD-GVH Regional Centre for Competition in Budapest (RCC)…

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