Tag: competition economics

Compass Lexecon Named Competition Economics Firm of the Year 2023 by WWL for 9th Year

Compass Lexecon has been named Competition Economics Firm of the Year by Who’s Who Legal (“WWL”). The firm has won the award every year since its inception in 2015. This award is based on several factors, including feedback received in WWL’s independent annual market survey, past performance in the research, and the overall aggregate number of weighted votes cast … Continued

Getting over market definition: The NVIDIA/Arm merger

Economists Thomas Bowman, Thibaut de Bernard and Guillaume Duquesne co-authored a paper for Concurrences on market definition. The authors argue that traditional approaches towards market definition need to be adapted for digital ecosystems, and discuss a practical application to the recent NVIDIA/Arm merger. Abstract Understanding competition between ecosystems is increasingly important in competition cases concerning … Continued

Compass Lexecon appoints Dennis Beling as Brussels Office Head

Compass Lexecon is delighted to announce the appointment of Senior Vice President Dennis Beling as Brussels office head, effective from 1 May. Dennis will join our Brussels team to provide valuable leadership for the firm’s continued expansion and expertise in the market. Dennis is a highly regarded competition economist with more than 18 years of … Continued

Ciara Kalmus Rejoins Compass Lexecon as Senior Vice President from Ofcom

Compass Lexecon is delighted to welcome back economist Ciara Kalmus to the London office as a Senior Vice President, following 10 years at the UK communications regulator Ofcom. Ciara has more than 20 years’ experience as an applied economist working in competition policy and regulation. Her extensive experience in the media and telecoms sectors will … Continued