Baker McKenzie and the Institute for Global Law Economics and Finance of Queen Mary University of London invites you to join the upcoming seminar on Merger Control: a changing and challenging landscape.

During the seminar, we will discuss:

  • the reasons why merger control is the area where dealmakers dedicate most time and resources; what will the future bring?
  • nascent or killer acquisitions? The latest learnings and current thinking.


8.30 am

Registration and breakfast

9 am

 Panel 1: Merger control: the current challenges and road ahead

Professor Ioannis Kokkoris, Queen Mary University of London
Susan Hinchliffe, Global Executive Counsel,
General Electric
Colin Raftery, Senior Director, Mergers at the Competition and Markets Authority
Paul Csiszar, Directorate General for Competition of the European Commission
Alex Stratakis, Of Counsel, Baker McKenzie

10.30 am

Coffee break

11 am

Panel 2: Nascent or Killer Acquisitions?

Professor Eyad Maher Dabbah, Queen Mary University of London
Mike Walker, Chief Economic Adviser at the Competition and Markets Authority
Bojana Ignjatovic, Principal, RBB Economics 
Samantha Mobley, Partner, Baker McKenzie
Creighton Macy, Partner, Baker McKenzie

12.30 pm 


This training may qualify you for three hours of CPD. Please check with the relevant professional body in your jurisdiction.