18 September 2018
Colombia’s president Iván Duque has named Andrés Barreto González as the new head of Colombia’s competition authority, the Superintendence of Industry and Trade.
17 September 2018
Oxera’s new Amsterdam partner comes from telecommunications and media company Liberty Global, while London – and Sydney – based litigation funder Augusta Ventures has hired from Hausfeld.
14 September 2018
Two firms have promoted senior associates in their competition practices to counsel on opposite sides of the globe.
07 September 2018
Chemicals company AkzoNobel has hired Gianni De Stefano from Hogan Lovells as its new global director of competition law, based in Brussels and Amsterdam.
06 September 2018
Bill Batchelor has left Baker McKenzie after 20 years to join the partnership at Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom in Brussels.
05 September 2018
Sheldon Mills has been appointed as director of competition at the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority, a few months after the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority named him interim senior director of state aid.
04 September 2018
Latham & Watkins has recruited partner José Maria Jiménez Laiglesia from DLA Piper, where he was previously the firm’s head of competition in Spain.
03 September 2018
OC Queen Street has established a new competition practice in Singapore with the recruitment of a former director at the country’s antitrust watchdog and Drew & Napier’s former assistant head of competition.
21 August 2018
TozziniFreire has hired as partner Guilherme Ribas, who leaves Mundie after eight years as leader of the firm’s antitrust practice.
08 August 2018
Dutch law firm Stek has hired Berend Reuder as partner in its Amsterdam competition practice.