Martina Caldana is a Senior Economist at Compass Lexecon, based in London. With several years of experience, Ms. Caldana has advised clients on a variety of EU, US, and UK mergers as well as on cases involving various allegations of anticompetitive practices under EU, UK, and Italian competition law.
Ms. Caldana’s analytic focus is on merger analysis and she advised clients on some of the most high-profile EU and global mergers in recent years (e.g. GlaxoSmithKline/Novartis; Diebold/Wincor Nixdorf; Deutsche Boerse/London Stock Exchange; Bayer/Monsanto; EON/RWE). Ms. Caldana’s experience in anticompetitive practices includes information sharing (e.g. information sharing in the EU financial markets, car financing), abuse of dominant position (e.g. telecommunication, airport facilities) and joint bidding cases (e.g. private security services). She has also advised clients in the context of follow-on damages cases.
Ms. Caldana has particular expertise in financial services and pharmaceuticals, although she regularly advises clients from other industries including energy, oil, and gas, agrochemical, IT, media and telecommunications.
Ms. Caldana is a frequent speaker at conferences and events on competition law and economics.
Ms. Caldana holds an M.Sc. in Economics (with distinction) from Bocconi University, where she specialized in industrial organization and competition policy.