July 2019

Sam MacMahon Baldwin Selected as NGA to European Commission's Directorate General for Competition


Sam MacMahon Baldwin, antitrust expert at Szecskay Attorneys at Law, has been selected to serve as Non-Governmental Advisor (NGA) to the European Commission's Directorate General for Competition (DG COMP) for the ICN working year 2019-2020. DG COMP selects a number of professionals who can demonstrate significant expertise within competition law/policy to work as an NGA. Mr. Baldwin will form part of the ICN’s Merger Working Group that has the following mission: “The mission of the ICN Merger Working Group (MWG) is to promote the adoption of best practices in the design and operation of merger review regimes in order to: (i) enhance the effectiveness of merger review mechanisms; (ii) facilitate procedural and substantive convergence; and (iii) reduce the public and private time and cost of multijurisdictional merger reviews.”