Alina is a Vice President in Compass Lexecon’s London office, where she works on cases relating to all competition policy matters.
Alina has over 14 years’ experience in applying competition economics to cases in both the private and public sectors. Prior to joining Compass Lexecon, Alina headed up the Civil Aviation Authority’s Competition Policy team. Here she led the market power assessments at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted and the initial preparation for the widening of the CAA’s competition powers. She was accountable for the delivery of all CAA competition-related matters including policy, advice and investigations.
Alina has also held roles at Ofcom, the OFT, the CC and LECG. She has worked on cases in multiple industries, including FMCG, financial markets, manufacturing, communications and aviation. She has extensive experience of merger cases both as a regulator and in advising merging parties. Alina also has experience on both sides of Competition Act cases and market investigations and has particular expertise in the application of competition policy to regulated industries.
Alina holds an M.Sc. and B.Sc. from the London School of Economics.