Peter Davis leads Cornerstone Research’s European competition practice and is head of its London office. Dr Davis is an industry-leading expert in competition economics with a practice which focuses on merger inquiries, cartel damages and market investigations (sector inquiries). He has provided expert testimony in matters before the UK High Court, DG Competition, Competition and Markets Authority and Financial Conduct Authority and also been involved in cases in China, the Netherlands and South Africa.
In addition to his consulting work, Dr Davis is a former deputy chairman of the Competition Commission (now integrated into the UKs Competition and Markets Authority) and has served as a faculty member at the London School of Economics and MIT’s Sloan School of Management. His academic work is published widely and he is a co-author of two books: Quantitative Techniques for Competition and Antitrust Analysis (Princeton University Press) and Damages Claims for the Infringement of EU Competition Law (Oxford University Press).
Dr Davis is listed in AC Black’s Who’s Who as well as Who’s Who Legal: Competition Economics as ‘highly recommended for his impressive knowledge of antitrust investigations and litigation proceedings’ and in Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders – Competition, where WWL says: ‘The “excellent” Peter Davis secures extensive recommendations from peers for his excellent work on mergers analysis, follow-on damages actions and market investigations.’