DG COMP (Brussels)

Simon Genevaz

DG COMP (Brussels)
Deputy Head of Unit

Simon Genevaz is Deputy Head of Mergers Case Support & Policy Unit since November 2020 at DG COMP. He was previously a Case Manager at DG COMP. Mr. Genevaz was Head of Mergers Unit with the French Competition Authority from May 2014 to February 2017. Prior to this, he was an International Fellow with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, a Case Handler with the French Competition Authority and an attorney in private practice. He holds an LL.M. from Harvard Law School (2003) and a Law Degree from the University Rennes I (2001). He is also a former student of the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan and was admitted to the Agrégation in Economics and Management in 2002.

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Andreas Bardong, Céline Gauer, David Bosco, Etienne Pfister, Katrin Schallenberg, Oliver Bretz, Simon Genevaz, Tad Lipsky Market tests in antitrust and merger control proceedings


Nowadays, commitments decisions of the competition authorities are, most of the time, preceded by a consultation of third parties. These "market tests" have become a central step of the antitrust procedure and merger control. The authors of this Tendances present their experience in using this (...)

Christophe Lemaire, David Spector, François Lévêque, Michaël Cousin, Philippe de Ladoucette, Simon Genevaz NOME act I : A legislative framework for the opening of the French electricity market


The law establishing a New Organisation for the Electricty Market provides for a temporary regulation which aims at removing the obstacles to the development of competition on the French electricity market. Its purpose is in particular to solve the margin squeeze resulting from the difference (...)

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