Saar Dierckens is a Senior Counsel Competition in the Legal department of Siemens AG. Saar advises Siemens AG and its group entities in the field of domestic, cross-border and multi-jurisdictional merger control as well as on all other areas of antitrust and competition law in the context of M&A transactions, business transactions (including distribution, licensing, R&D and other cooperation agreements) and compliance-related matters. Saar studied law at the University of Leuven, Belgium and King’s College, London, UK. Before joining Siemens, Saar was an associate at WilmerHale, Brussels, with a focus on merger control and antitrust law. Saar is a member of Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V. and Münchner Kartellrechtsforum e.V.