Kadu Prasad is a Vice President in Compass Lexecon’s European competition policy group. She has seven years of experience in merger control, Article 101 and Article 102 and arbitration cases.
She has particular expertise in theoretical modeling and formalizing economic concepts. She has developed theoretical models for some leading investigations, for example the European Commission’s Pay TV investigation, the European Commission’s Article 102 investigation into Qualcomm, Ofcom’s regulatory review of the supply of sports channels and the subsequent appeal at the CAT, the Polish competition authority’s investigation into collective dominance in the telecommunications market and the European Commission’s Article 101 investigation of the market for credit default swaps.
Kadu also has significant expertise in valuation of intellectual property, in particular the valuation of standard-essential patents under terms that are fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory.
Prior to Compass Lexecon, Kadu has worked at NERA and taught at the University of Oxford. She holds a D.Phil. and M.Phil. in Economics from Nuffield College, Oxford and a B.Sc. in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science.