Arabella Hinton

Arabella Hinton

United Kingdom, London
Head of Competition Law at Virgin Media O2
Profession: Head of Practice, Lawyer
Industry: Competition, Telecommunications


Head of Competition Law & Regulatory Affairs at O2, where she has worked for ten years. Arabella and her team regularly advise across a range of telecoms regulatory & competition matters, eg distribution, bid support, competition compliance and M&A (eg Hutchison 3G UK/Telefonica UK (2016) & Telefonica/Liberty Global JV (2020), pending the CMA’s approval). Previously, she spent five years as a competition associate in private practice. Holds MA in EU Competition law from Kings College London.


English, French, German


AntitrustMerger ControlEU LawCompliance ProgrammesStrategic CommunicationsCompetition PolicyRegulation


Virgin Media O2

Head of Competition Law at Virgin Media O2

April 2011 - Present • London, United Kingdom

Member of wider leadership team responsible for competition law and telecoms regulatory compliance.
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