Konstantina Strouvali

Konstantina Strouvali

Belgium, Brussels
Deputy Head of Unit at Directorate General Competition (DG COMP) - European Commission
Profession: Lawyer
Industry: Competition, Regulatory / Enforcement

About:

Deputy Head of the Unit in charge of ECN and private enforcement at DG COMP. Previously, she worked as a Case and Policy Coordinator advising on the shaping of policy and enforcement & as Case Handler. Prior to COMP, she worked at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer & Howrey LLP. [email protected] named her one of the "30 in their 30s notable competition law professionals". The recent project she led, "Communication on the protection of confidential information", won the 2021 Concurrences "Best Soft Law" award.

languages

German, English, Greek, French

Expertise:

AntitrustCompetition PolicyPrivate EnforcementECNData protection & CompetitionCollective bargaining & CompetitionAdvocacy

Experience:

Directorate General Competition (DG COMP) - European Commission

Deputy Head of Unit at Directorate General Competition (DG COMP) - European Commission

September 2017 - Present • Brussels, Belgium

I am the Deputy Head of the unit "European Competition Network (ECN) and Private Enforcement" in DG Competition of the European Commission. The unit is in charge of coordinating the activities of the ECN, ensuring implementation of the ECN+ Directive, and the follow-up of the Damages Directive. In this position I am also in charge of managing a team of 12 lawyers scrutinizing on average 60 decisions per year notified by the national competition authorities. In the area of private enforcement, I led the Commission project teams for the adoption of the 2020 "Communication of the protection of confidential information by national Courts" and the "Report on the implementation of the Damages Directive". Currently, I am managing together with my HoU the project on "Collective bargaining for solo self-employed".

Education:

Bavarian Julius-Maximilians-University of Würzburg, Germany

Degree: Master of Law in European Law (LL. M. Eur.) Major: EU Economic/Commercial Law

Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany

Degree: Magister Legum Europae (M.L.E.) Majors: Corporate law, Comparative law, EU law

National and Kapodestrian University of Athens, Greece

Degree in law (LLM equivalent)

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