Emerging Enforcers 2018

Romania’s Competition Council

26 February 2018

Romania’s Competition Council Romania has had competition law since 1997 Bogdan Chirițoiu leads the agency The competition council enjoys a three-star rating in Rating Enforcement, and is generally viewed as an active enforcer of conduct cases Of note, the agency organises its 202 staff members by sector, rather than by a competition law speciality. Some of the sectors that the agency prioritises are energy, banking, pharmaceuticals, construction, food retail, telecommunications, public utilities and e-commerce. Its president is Bogdan Chirițoiu, whose mandate will expire in March 2020; he was previously state counsellor for Romania’s presidential administration.