Joel Bamford has joined Fingleton Associates as of Feb. 28, 2022. Previously, he was Senior Director of Mergers at the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), where he leads the CMA’s mergers team on both cases and policy initiatives. Joel has also led a number of recent high-profile CMA merger investigations including Sainsbury’s/Asda and 21CenturyFox/Sky. Prior to working at the CMA Joel was the Advocacy Manager at the New Zealand Commerce Commission with responsibility for the policy, education, and international portfolio. Joel is an experienced competition economist with an MA in Economics and Mathematics from the University of Edinburgh.
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The merger control regime in the United Kingdom (UK) and at the European level is increasingly under the spotlight. In the UK, a key factor is the UK’s exit from the European Union (Brexit), where, as a consequence, the UK is likely to lose the benefit of the “one-stop shop” under the EU Merger (...)