Ph.D. Economics, University of Munich
M.Sc. Economics, Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona
Diplom Economics, University of Munich
Primary Office Location
143 Avenue Louise
B-1050 Brussels, Belgium
Hans Zenger, Vice President, joined CRA after four years as a Member of the Chief Economist Team in DG Competition at the European Commission. Hans has provided expert economic advice in a large number of complex competition investigations, including Visa, Intel, Deutsche Bahn/EWS, Réel/Rio Tinto Alcan, Intel/McAfee and Thomson Reuters. He was also closely involved in the defense of various Commission decisions before the General Court, including E.ON/GDF, MasterCard and REWE/Adeg. Hans has contributed to major policy initiatives at the Commission, including the Vertical Restraints Guidelines and the Article 102 Guidance Paper, and was member of a working group that advised the Director General on the development of European competition policy.
Hans holds a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Munich and an M.Sc. in economics from Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona. He regularly speaks at competition law conferences and has taught competition policy to both lawyers and economists at universities including ENSEA Paris, University College London and the University of Munich. Hans has published extensively on the application of economics to competition law in journals including the Antitrust Law Journal and the Journal of Competition Law & Economics.