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  • Vice President
    Boston, London
    +1-617-425-6485
    Seabron Adamson was co-head of CRA's Energy Practice from 2006 to 2008. In this role he led a team of more than 15 experts in the Enterprise and Asset Investment group, focusing on the quantitative analysis of US and international energy markets. Mr. Adamson focuses on the application of economic analysis to competitive energy markets for both... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44-20-7959-1447
    Dr. Matthew Bennett is a Vice President at Charles River Associates. During his time at CRA, Matthew has worked on many prominent CMA mergers, notably including Sainsbury’s/Asda, Ladbrokes/Coral, Tullett Prebon/ICAP, BT/EE, and Wembley/O2, as well as a number of mergers at the EU level such as Fibria/Suzano, O2/3, and BP/Statoil. In addition to... Read more
  • Vice President, Head of European Competition Practice
    Brussels, London
    +44-20-7664-3700, +32-2-627-1400
    GCR Economist of the Year, 2013 GCR Economist of the Year Finalist, 2014 GCR Merger of the Year Europe, 2014 GCR Merger of the Year and Antitrust Matter of the Year Europe, 2015 GCR Merger of the Year and Antitrust Matter of the Year Europe, 2016 Multiple nominations for Matters of the Year Europe, 2017 GCR Behavioural Matter of the Year - Europe... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44-20-7959-1473
    Simon provides economic analysis and advice to firms on competition investigations, market investigations, mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures. He has led teams of economists on the analysis on mergers and alleged abusive conduct and dominance, information exchange, and vertical agreements (in particular online distribution and retail price... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44-20-7664-3708
    Stephen Deitch is a vice president in the Life Sciences Practice at CRA. He has 30 years of experience in a variety of senior health care and life science positions as a consultant, payer, and pharmacist. Stephen has led engagements on a broad variety of commercial issues. He has worked across a full range of therapy areas, but focuses on... Read more
  • Director
    London
    +44-20-7664-3737 x3737
    Ms. Delivanis specializes in advising consumer products manufacturers and other consumer-oriented companies on a range of issues, including corporate strategy, commercial strategy, regulation, brand and trade marketing strategy and execution, pricing, consumer and customer insights, and capability development. She has advised on matters that... Read more
  • Senior Consultant to CRA
    London, Los Angeles
    +44-20-7664-3700
    Paul Dobson, Senior Consultant, is Professor of Business Strategy and Public Policy and Head of Norwich Business School. He joined the University of East Anglia in July 2010 having previously held the Chair of Retail Strategy and Industrial Organization at Loughborough University Business School. He has published widely in the area of competition... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44-20-7959-1499
    Dr. Dan Donath, Vice President, splits his time between the London office of CRA and Prague. Dan specializes in large multi-jurisdictional mergers and complex merger investigations at the European Commission. He has been involved in more than 50 mergers during the last 17 years (including 16 Phase II mergers at the European Commission), and he has... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44-20-7959-1550
    Mr. Simon Ede is a vice president in CRA’s Energy Practice. He is an economist with over 15 years of experience working as an advisor to companies in global energy markets. He has a broad range of project experience that comprises transaction support, market analysis, organization design, strategy development, and auctions. On the basis of this... Read more
  • Vice President
    London, Sydney
    +44-20-7959-1448
    Dr. Edwards is an economist with extensive experience advising in competition and regulatory proceedings. Dr. Edwards has provided economic advice in the context of merger proposals and reviews, allegations of unilateral and coordinated anti-competitive behavior, damages claims, market investigations, and sector regulation. His clients have... Read more
  • Senior Advisor
    London
    +44-20-7959-1529
    Patrick Foley is a senior advisor in the financial services sector of Marakon. He has more than 30 years of experience advising on strategy, providing economic analysis, and forecasting in the financial services sector. His industry experience allows him to translate complex strategic and economic issues into clear actionable insights and advice... Read more
  • Director
    London
    +44-207-664-3682
    Johann is a director in Marakon’s London office with engagement experience in Europe, Asia, and the US. During his 8 years with Marakon, Johann has worked on a wide array of topics including corporate and business unit strategy, inorganic and organic growth, risk management, and business turnaround. He has also worked with several businesses on... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44-20-7664-3649, +44 (0) 7919-292-596
    Tilmann Hensel-Roth is a vice president in the Energy Practice of CRA. He specializes in energy and infrastructure strategy across the energy value chain, specifically utilities, renewables, e-mobility, infrastructure, grids, oil and gas, and chemicals. Mr. Hensel-Roth advises clients on corporate strategy, pricing, large scale transformation and... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44-20-7664-3700
    Diana Jackson has advised clients on a wide variety of issues in a range of industries since starting her career as an economic consultant in 1998. Diana has particular experience in merger investigations, having worked for the merging parties on European Commission investigations including Rexam/Ball, ICIG/INEOS Chlorvinyls, INEOS/SolVin, Baxter/... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44 20 7664 3726
    Philip Kalmus has advised on mergers in bidding markets, mergers with competition in quality, margin squeeze, retroactive and share of demand rebates, information exchange, state aid in the financial sector, cartels and damages in bidding markets. Philip has special industry expertise in communications markets.  He regularly advises fixed and... Read more
  • Senior Consultant
    London
    +44-20-7664-3700
    Professor Yannis Katsoulacos is a Visiting Professor at ESSEC Business School, Paris, 2019–2020, Visiting Professor at the LSE European Institute (2018–19) and Professor of Economics at the Department of Economic Science of the Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB) (1994–). He has been a Senior Academic Consultant for CRA since 2011.... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44-207-664-3748
    Steve has over 20 years of experience working in health technology assessment, evidence-based medicine, health economics, and pricing and market access within the pharmaceutical industry. Prior to joining CRA, Steve was Senior Director for Global Health & Value at Pfizer responsible for global market access of hospital products in Pfizer’s... Read more
  • Managing Director
    London
    +44-20-7664-3727
    Neal has more than 18 years of experience working with senior executives in the Americas, Asia, and Europe in advisory capacity. He has played an interim role on client operating boards and executive committees of many clients. He has advised clients on enterprise strategy, organisational design and effectiveness, portfolio coherence, resource... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44-207-959-1470
    Oliver Latham is a Vice President in Charles River Associates’ European Competition Practice. He specialises in the application of econometric techniques to competition assessments as well as in cases involving multi-sided platforms and innovative industries. His work covers mergers (including Ball/Rexam, INEOS/Solvay, LG/Ziggo, Microsoft/LinkedIn... Read more
  • Director
    London
    +44-20-7959-1407
    Andrew Macpherson has over twelve years of consulting and advisory experience with large corporations in banking, insurance, engineering, and consumer products industries in the UK, Europe, and North America. He has led projects focusing on corporate and business unit strategy, implementation planning and execution, organic growth opportunities,... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44-20-7664-3705
    Eva Marchese specializes in competitive strategy, pricing, market access, and research primarily in the pharmaceutical, biotech, and life sciences industries. She has an extensive consulting background with a focus on advising pharmaceutical, medical device companies, and medical technology (MedTech) companies on global pricing and market access.... Read more
  • Senior Adviser
    London
    +44 207 664 3700
    Dr. Philip Marsden is a Senior Adviser in CRA’s Competition Practice. For ten years, Philip held various roles at the UK competition authority, first as member of the Board of the Office of Fair Trading, then as Inquiry Chair and Senior Director, Case Decision Groups, at the Competition and Markets Authority, where he decided on Phase II mergers,... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44-20-7959-1458
    Alan Overd is a vice president in CRA’s London office. He studied economics at Cambridge University and the University of Oxford, where he held a lectureship at Keble College. Prior to joining Lexecon Ltd. in 1995, he worked for Oxera. He has handled a wide range of competition cases in various jurisdictions. Recent UK merger cases include... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +1-617-425-3000
    Mr. Panes is Vice President in the Risk, Investigations & Analytics Practice of CRA. His work has focused on political risk, business intelligence and regulatory compliance advisory work. Previous projects include: the design and implementation of pre-transaction due diligence and anti-corruption risk assessment tools as part of an assessment... Read more
  • Senior Advisor
    London
    +1-617-425-3000
    Ms. Patricia Roberts offers more than 30 years of international experience in the oil and gas industries. Ms. Roberts has broad expertise in strategic business planning, commercial strategy, contract negotiation, economic and market analysis, regulatory assessments, project development, and expert analysis and testimony for international energy... Read more
  • Vice President
    London
    +44-20-7664-3707
    Tim Wilsdon focuses on projects involving the pharmaceuticals sector and the retail financial services market. As a vice president in CRA’s London office, Mr. Wilsdon is responsible for leading many pharmaceuticals projects in Europe. He commonly talks at European conferences on issues to do with pricing and reimbursement and the economics of... Read more
  • Director
    London
    +44-20-7664-3709
    Uğur specializes in applying industrial organization theory in merger, abuse of dominance, and dispute cases. He has substantial experience in developing theoretical models which inform on effects of mergers and regulatory actions. His work for merging parties on the European Commission’s Phase II investigations includes ASL/Arianespace, UTC/... Read more
  • Director
    London
    +44-20-7959-1456
    Vicki Mertzanidou, Director, is an empirical economist who has worked on a range of antitrust issues in different jurisdictions. She has managed teams in multiple large-scale empirical analyses in retail and other mergers including VTech/Leapfrog, Hammerson/Grand Central, Ladbrokes/Coral, Pork Farms/Kerry Foods, BCA Marketplace/SMA Vehicle... Read more
  • Director
    London
    +44-20-7959-1465
    Dr. Valter Sorana is a director with Charles River Associates. Prior to joining CRA, he was Assistant Professor in the Department of Econometrics and Operations Research, Fellow of the Center for Economic Research (CentER) and senior member of the Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC) at Tilburg University in the Netherlands. Dr. Sorana has... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44-207-664-3680
    Yassir Ahmed is an experienced manager in Marakon’s European Oil and Gas Practice. Yassir has advised senior executives on a range of strategy and organisational issues across the petroleum value-chains in Europe, North America, Asia, and the Middle East. He has also provided specific functional expertise to engagements with clients in the... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44 20 7959 1502
    Mariam Arutyunyan is a Senior Associate at the European Competition Practice of Charles River Associates. Since joining CRA in 2017, she has advised on mergers, cartel damages and abuse of dominance cases before the European Commission, the UK Competition and Markets Authority as well as other national competition authorities. Her work spanned a... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44-207-959-1430
    Dr. Nitika Bagaria is a Principal at Charles River Associates. She delivers economic advice on merger control, cartel litigation and antitrust investigations. In particular, she specialises in the application of advanced quantitative techniques and economic modelling to advise clients on antitrust and competition issues. Her consulting projects... Read more
  • Director
    London
    +44-207-959-1404
    Marina Belezina joined Marakon in 2002 and is a Director in the London office. Marina has extensive experience working with senior executives of leading global companies on a range of high-stake issues, including corporate and business unit strategy development and execution; growth and profitability improvement; defining a focused top management... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44-20-7664-3638
    Anthony Boden is a principal in the Energy Practice of CRA. He has 12 years of experience in senior management positions in the energy sector with a focus on power utilities. He has consulted for clients in Europe, the Middle East, and Japan on energy trading, renewable strategy, long-term gas contracts, and retail pricing. Prior to joining CRA,... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44-207-959-1433
    Sam Brown is an principal in Charles River Associates’ European Competition Practice. During his time at CRA, Sam has worked on several mergers including Ladbrokes/Coral in the UK and Baxter/Gambro before the European Commission as well as a number of ongoing mergers both at the EC and UK level. His work has also covered damages litigation (... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44-20-7959-1538
    Kotryna Drasutyte is a principal in the European Competition Practice of Charles River Associates. Kotryna has advised clients on multiple merger, cartel cases and market inquiries before the European Commission and national competition authorities. Kotryna has significant experience employing empirical techniques for analysis of large datasets,... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +61-402-619-405
    Jennifer has over 13 years of experience as a consulting economist. She has advised clients on a wide range of competition matters including mergers, the authorization of agreements, the assessment of claims of misuse of market power, and the estimation of damages arising from cartel conduct. This advice has been provided for clients across a... Read more
  • Director
    London
    +44-207-664-3619
    Alex is a Director in Marakon’s London office with over seven years of consulting experience across the banking, insurance, consumer healthcare, and retail industries. During his time at Marakon, he has advised senior clients on a broad range of issues including customer driven business unit strategies, corporate strategy, inorganic growth... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44-20-7664-3686
    Roland Foxcroft is a Principal in Marakon’s London office with over a decade of experience in strategy advisory across Europe, North America and Asia. Roland has supported senior executives at group, business unit and functional leadership levels as they define and shape their corporate portfolios; launch new businesses and accelerate the organic... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44-20-7664-3743
  • Principal
    London
    +44-20-7959-1449
    Mikaël Hervé is a Principal in Charles River Associates’ European Competition Practice, sharing his time between CRA’s London and Paris offices. He is an expert in the application of econometric techniques to competition issues involving antitrust cases (cartels, abuse of dominant position, market coordination), mergers, and damages quantification... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44 20-7959-1546
    Mr. Christian Jeffery is a principal in CRA’s Energy Practice, based in London. Mr. Jeffery provides consultancy services to clients in the international energy industry. He specializes in delivering commercial and analytical projects for clients in disputes and arbitration, having worked on over 90 such projects throughout Europe, the Middle East... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44-20-7664-3700
    Elina Koustoumpardi joined CRA (formerly Lexecon) in 2002. During her tenure, she has advised clients in mergers, Art. 101 & 102 cases as well as follow-on damages cases arising from anti-competitive conduct both before the EU and national competition authorities in Europe, China and South Africa, in sectors ranging from pharmaceuticals,... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44-773-834-9170
    Quan joined Marakon in 2009 in the Chicago office and relocated to London in 2014. He has worked closely with senior clients in N. America and Europe, providing strategy advisory in areas of customer value, portfolio shape, business model design, and organic and inorganic growth.  His sector experience include consumer packaged goods, healthcare,... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44 2076643689
  • Principal
    London
    +44-20-7959-1421
    Sam Marden is a Principal in Charles River Associates’ European Competition Practice. Sam is an empirical micro-economist, with an expertise in applied econometrics. Since joining CRA Sam has provided advice and economic analysis on competition issues raised in a variety of merger cases before the CMA and elsewhere. Sam’s experience covers a range... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44-20-7959-1402
    Michael Muehlbradt is a principal in CRA’s European Competition Practice. Since joining CRA in 2010, he has provided economic advice in a number of merger control cases before the European Commission and national competition authorities, including Germany and the United Kingdom among other jurisdictions. Michael also has experience in the... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44 20 7959 1438
    Pablo Olmos is a senior associate in the European Competition Practice of Charles River Associates, based in London. Pablo is an empirical microeconomist with expertise in applied econometrics. Since joining CRA, he has worked on antitrust matters before the European Commission, the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) and other national... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44-20-7959-3684
    Hugo Williamson is a Principal with CRA’s Risk, Investigations & Analytics Practice, based in London. Mr. Williamson has over 15 years’ experience leading complex investigations and business intelligence matters, and supporting senior corporate, finance, and legal clients on major transactional and political risk issues in Europe, the Middle... Read more
  • Principal
    London
    +44-20-7959-1468
    Prior to joining CRA, Dr. Hugh Wills was a lecturer in economics at Sussex University and the London School of Economics from 1977 to 2000 and a visiting faculty member at the Australian National University and the University of California. At the LSE he taught microeconomics, industrial economics (including regulation and competition law), and... Read more
  • Advisor
    London
    +44-20-7664-3674
    Paul Wilmshurst is a transfer pricing and valuation specialist in Charles River Associates’ London office. Mr. Wilmshurst’s transfer pricing career began in 1999, and he has helped multinationals in a wide variety of industries with many different transfer pricing issues. His experience ranges from designing practical documentation solutions to... Read more
  • Associate Principal
    London
    +1-617-425-3000
    Jan Bruland is an associate principal in the Energy Practice of CRA. He has 10 years of experience in energy strategy and consulting across the energy value chain (focus on upstream) and technical functions. Mr. Bruland is focused on helping organizations grow and work together in a better way, e.g. through decision support, operating models, or... Read more
  • Associate Principal
    London
    +44 20 7664 3700
    Gaber Burnik is an Associate Principal in the European Competition Practice at CRA. In this role he is responsible for all types of economic advice with a focus on empirical analysis. Gaber has an extensive expertise in completion and regulatory policy. Prior to joining CRA he worked as an economist at the Financial Conduct Authority and the... Read more
  • Associate Principal
    London
    +1-617-425-3000
    Arushi has expertise in supporting senior executives shape their strategy at the intersection of business and technology. She has led teams in the UK, US, Europe and India to help companies shape their portfolio, enter new markets, derive greater synergies from partnerships and leverage emerging technologies to unlock shareholder value.... Read more
  • Associate Principal
    London
    +44-7920-47-3652
    Mr. Aaron Everitt is an associate principal in the Life Sciences Practice of CRA. He has over five years of consulting experience in Pricing & Market Access, across the EU and US, with experience in LATAM, APAC and MEA. Dr. Everitt has a PhD background in immunology and virology.
  • Associate Principal
    London
    +44 20 7664 3671
    Matteo Foschi is an Associate Principal at Charles River Associates’ European Competition Practice in London. Matteo is a micro economist, with an expertise in industrial organization, competition policy, and incentive theory. He has advised clients on mergers, abuse of dominance cases, horizontal and vertical joint ventures, and auction design... Read more
  • Associate Principal
    London
    +44-20-7664-3685
    Mr. Abhishek Kumar is an Associate Principal in CRA's Life Sciences Practice. Mr. Kumar is an experienced project manager with more than 5 years of experience in strategic life sciences consulting. His project work has been focused on pricing and market access with additional experience in commercial and portfolio strategy projects. Within pricing... Read more
  • Associate Principal
    London
    +44 2079591501
    Muath Masri is an Associate Principal at CRA’s European Competition Practice. Since joining CRA, he has worked on antitrust matters before the European Commission, the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) and other national competition authorities. He has experience in mergers and abuse of dominance investigations in different sectors... Read more
  • Associate Principal
    London
    +44 20-7959-1415
  • Associate Principal
    London
    +44-20-7959-1544
    Knight Sukthaworn is an associate principal within the Energy Team based in London. He has over seven years of experience advising clients within the infrastructure sector spanning power generation, energy networks, water utilities and airports. His project works are multidisciplinary covering valuation, market analysis, power market modelling,... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44-20-7664-3676
    Balázs Csullag is a senior associate in the Competition practice based in London.  Education MBA, Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science BS, Mathematical Economics, Corvinus University of Budapest
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44-20-7664-3718
    Will Foster is a senior associate in the Life Sciences practice based in London.  Education BS, Biological and Biomedical Sciences, University of Bristol PhD, Neuroscience, University of Oxford MBA, Science, University of Oxford  
  • Associate Principal
    London
    +44-20-7664-3643
    Charlie is an Associate Principal in Marakon’s London office. He has advised senior executives on a wide range of strategy, sustainability, and organisational issues across energy value chains in Europe and North America. Recently, Charlie has led engagements including enterprise wide strategic planning & capital allocation, portfolio strategy... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44 20 7664 3669
    Edmund Keen is a Senior Associate in Charles River Associates’ European Competition Practice. During his tenure at CRA he has provided economic analysis and advice on a number of merger, damages litigation and regulatory investigations before the European Commission and national competition authorities. His experience spans a range of industries... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44 7557 198 174
    Meera is a senior associate in the Energy Practice at CRA. Her consulting experience focuses on pre- and post-merger integration, corporate transformation and growth strategy, specifically with retail, oil & gas, and nuclear clients across EMEA. Ms. Kotak led the customer segment of a merger integration strategy, designed the go-to-market... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44-20-7664-3618
    Ryan Lawlor is a senior associate in the Life Sciences practice based in London.  Education BS, (Inactive) Biochemistry, Imperial College
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44-20-7959-1504
    Marissa Li is a Senior Associate at Charles River Associates’ European Competition Practice in London. Since joining CRA in 2018, Marissa has advised on mergers before the UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), most notably Sainsbury’s/Asda. Prior to joining CRA, Marissa worked at NERA’s Energy Practice in London, where she consulted on a... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44-20-7959-1423
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44 -0-20-7959-1476
    Tara Mampilly is a Senior Associate at Charles River Associates’ European Competition Practice in London. Since joining CRA, Tara has worked on a number of competition cases before the CMA and the European Commission. She is experienced in mergers, abuse of dominance as well as cartel cases spanning a variety of industries including technology,... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44-20-7959-1505
    Ed Selway is a senior associate in the Competition practice based in London.  Education MBA, Economics, University of Cambridge BS, Economics, University of Warwick
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44-20-7959-1551
    Laura is a senior associate in the Energy Practice. Laura is an economist with over five years of experience working in the Energy and Competition sectors. Her experience includes advisory work and assisting expert witnesses in international arbitration cases (both investor-state and commercial), damages estimations, and regulatory issues. In... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44-20-7664-3763, +44-7887-058-037
    Son is a senior associate in the Energy Practice at CRA. His key areas of focus include corporate strategy, market entry, target operating model design, and program management. He also brings project experience in environmental, social, and governance (ESG) strategy development, Smart City and EV infrastructure, and corporate innovation. Mr. Tran... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44-20-7959-1507
    Chara Tzanetaki is a Senior Associate at Charles River Associates’ European Competition Practice in London. Chara is a micro economist, with an expertise in industrial economic theory and the economics of networks. Prior to joining CRA, Chara completed a PhD in economics at the University of Warwick where she was an ESRC research scholar and a... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44 20 7664 3700
    Dustin Walpert is a Senior Associate at the European Competition Practice of Charles River Associates. Prior to joining CRA in April 2020, Dustin worked at Cornerstone Research, where his case work included antitrust litigation (cartel damages and abuse of dominance), market investigations, general damages, securities litigation, and consumer... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44 20 7664 3700
    Dustin Walpert is a Senior Associate in the European Competition Practice of Charles River Associates. Prior to joining CRA in April 2020, Dustin worked at Cornerstone Research, where his case work included antitrust litigation (cartel damages and abuse of dominance), market investigations, general damages, securities litigation, and consumer... Read more
  • Senior Associate
    London
    +44-207-664-3605
  • Associate
    London
    +1-617-425-3000
    David Yu Bai is an associate within the Energy Practice based in London. He has experience in financial modelling and techno-economic assessments in the energy and telecommunications industry. He is a former engineer in Spain and holds a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and an MSc Management from Imperial... Read more
  • Consulting Associate
    London
    +44-20-7959-1549
    Will Morley is a consulting associate with CRA's Energy Practice, based in London.