Dr. Hans Zenger joined CRA after four years as a Member of the Chief Economist Team in DG Competition at the European Commission. Hans has provided expert economic advice in a large number of complex competition investigations, including Visa, Intel, Deutsche Bahn/EWS, Réel/Rio Tinto Alcan, Intel/McAfee and Thomson Reuters. He was also closely involved in the defense of various Commission decisions before the General Court, including E.ON/GDF, MasterCard and REWE/Adeg. Hans has contributed to major policy initiatives at the Commission, including the Vertical Restraints Guidelines and the Article 102 Guidance Paper, and was member of a working group that advised the Director General on the development of European competition policy.
He regularly speaks at competition law conferences and has taught competition policy to both lawyers and economists at universities including ENSEA Paris, University College London and the University of Munich. Hans has published extensively on the application of economics to competition law in journals including the Antitrust Law Journal and the Journal of Competition Law & Economics.
PhD, Economics, University of Munich
MSc, Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona
Diplom Economics, University of Munich