Former Speakers

2016: 23rd St.Gallen ICF

  • Carl Baudenbacher; President, EFTA Court; Director, Executive M.B.L.-HSG, University of St.Gallen; Chairman, St.Gallen ICF; Luxembourg/ St.Gallen
  • Franz Hoffet; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Homburger (Zurich)
  • Marc van der Woude; Judge, General Court of the European Union; Professor, Erasmus University Rotterdam (Luxembourg/ Rotterdam)
  • Heike Schweitzer; Professor, Institute for German and European Economic Law, Competition Law and Regulatory Law, Freie Universität Berlin (Berlin)
  • Matteo Bay; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Latham & Watkins (Brussels/ Milan)
  • Céline Gauer; Director Energy and Environment, DG Competition, European Commission (Brussels)
  • Catriona Munro; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Maclay Murray & Spens (Glasgow)
  • Peter Freeman; Chairman, Competition Appeal Tribunal; Former Chairman, UK Competition Commission (London)
  • Thomas Cheng; Professor, University of Hong Kong (Hong Kong)
  • Alexei Ispolinov; Professor and Head of International Law Department, Moscow State University (Moscow)
  • Ulrich Soltész; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Gleiss Lutz (Brussels)
  • Kai-Uwe Kühn; Professor of Economics and Deputy Director of the Center for Competition Policy, University of East Anglia (Norwich)
  • Thomas Hoehn; Senior Advisor, Mazars (London)
  • Frank P. Maier – Rigaud; Director and Head European Competition Economics Group, NERA (Berlin)
  • Andrea Lofaro; Partner, RBB Economics (Brussels)
  • Romina Polley; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton (Cologne)
  • Hanno Wollmann; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Schoenherr (Vienna)
  • Bruno Lasserre; President, French Competition Authority (Paris)
  • Vincent Martenet; President, Swiss Competition Commission (Berne)
  • Andreas Mundt; President, German Federal Cartel Office (Bonn)
  • Dan Sjoblom; Director General, Swedish Competition Authority (Stockholm)
  • Frank Montag; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Freshfields (Brussels)
  • Wolfgang Kirchhoff; Judge,  German Federal Court (Karlsruhe)
  • Marcel Meinhardt; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Lenz & Staehelin (Zurich)
  • Ingeborg Simonsson; Judge, Stockholm City Court; Associate Professor, Stockholm University (Stockholm)
  • Hans-Jürgen Meyer-Lindemann; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Dechert (Brussels)
  • Johannes Laitenberger; Director-General, DG Competition, European Commission (Brussels)
  • Patrick Sommer; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, CMS von Erlach Poncet (Zurich)
  • Christof von Dryander; General Counsel, Deutsche Bank (Frankfurt)
  • Susan Jones; Head Antitrust Legal, Novartis (Basel)
  • Marc Pfeffer; Group General Counsel, Kuehne+Nagel (Schindellegi)
  • Marino Baldi; Senior Counsel, Prager Dreifuss (Berne)
  • Nicolas Birkhäuser; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Niederer Kraft & Frey (Zurich)
  • Andreas Heinemann; Professor of Commercial, Economic and European Law, University of Zurich UZH; Vice-President, Swiss Competition Commission (Zurich)
  • Reto Jacobs; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Walder Wyss (Zurich)

2015: 22nd St.Gallen ICF

  • Carl Baudenbacher; President, EFTA Court; Director, Executive M.B.L.-HSG, University of St.Gallen; Chairman, St.Gallen ICF; Luxembourg/ St.Gallen
  • Simon Bishop; Co-Founder and Partner, RBB Economics; London
  • Gerald Brei; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Homburger; Zurich
  • Theofanis Christoforou; Director Competition and Mergers, Legal Service, European Commission; Brussels
  • Thomas Deisenhofer; Head of Unit, DG Competition, European Commission; Brussels
  • Maurits Dolmans; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; London
  • Sébastien J. Evrard; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Jones Day; Hong Kong
  • Ian S. Forrester; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, White & Case; Honorary Professor, University of Glasgow; Brussels
  • Agnete Gersing; Director General, Danish Competition and Consumer Authority; Valby
  • Nelson Jung; Director of Mergers, UK Competition and Markets Authority; London
  • Juhani Kostka; Legal Counsel, Holcim Group Services; Zurich
  • Bruno Lasserre; President, French Competition Authority; Paris
  • Vincent Martenet; President, Swiss Competition Commission; Berne
  • Konrad Ost; Head of General Policy Division, German Cartel Office; Bonn
  • Paolo Palmigiano; General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer EMEA, Sumitomo Electric Industries; London
  • Giovanni Pitruzzella; Chairman, Italian Competition Authority; Rome
  • Rupprecht Podszun; Professor, University of Bayreuth; Bayreuth
  • Anton K. Schnyder; Professor, University of Zurich UZH; Zurich
  • Nils Wahl; Advocate General, Court of Justice of the European Union; Luxembourg
  • Thomas Wessely; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Freshfields; Brussels
  • Angela Zhang; Lecturer in Competition Law & Trade, King´s College London; London

2014: 21st St.Gallen ICF

  • Christian Ahlborn; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Linklaters; London
  • Joaquín Almunia; Vice-President and Commissioner for Competition, European Commission; Brussels
  • Sofia Alves; Head of ECN Unit, DG Competition, European Commission; Brussels
  • Albrecht Bach; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Oppenländer; Stuttgart
  • Carole Begent; Senior Legal Director, Mergers, Markets and Regulation, UK Competition and Markets Authority; London
  • Theofanis Christoforou; Director Competition and Mergers, Legal Service, European Commission; Brussels
  • Eddy de Smijter; Head of the Private Enforcement Unit, DG Competition, European Commission; Brussels
  • Nicholas J. Forwood; Judge, General Court (European Union); Luxembourg
  • Peter Freeman; Chairman, Competition Appeal Tribunal; Former Chairman, UK Competition Commission; London
  • Andrea Gomes da Silva; Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer; London
  • Thomas Graf; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Brussels
  • Clifford A. Jones; Affiliate Professor, Center for Governmental Responsibility, Levin College of Law, University of Florida; Gainesville
  • Thomas Kramler; Deputy Head of Unit, DG Competition, European Commission; Brussels
  • Kai-Uwe Kühn; Professor, University of Michigan; Former Chief Competition Economist, DG Competition, EU Commission; Ann Arbor
  • Bruno Lasserre; President, French Competition Authority; Paris
  • Jenni Lukander; Director, Global Head of Competition Law, Nokia; Espoo
  • Vincent Martenet; President, Swiss Competition Commission; Professor, University of Lausanne; Berne/ Lausanne
  • Marcel Meinhardt; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Lenz & Staehelin; Zurich
  • Andreas Mundt; President, German Federal Cartel Office; Bonn
  • Ingeborg Simonsson; Judge, Stockholm City Court; Associate Professor, Stockholm University; Stockholm
  • Jacques Steenbergen; President, Belgian Competition Authority; Brussels
  • Hanno Wollmann; Partner and Attorney-at-Law, Schönherr; Lecturer LL.M. Programs, Universities of Salzburg and Vienna; Lecturer E.M.B.L.-HSG, University of St.Gallen HSG; Vienna
  • Andreas Zünd; Judge and Section President, Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland; Lausanne

2013: 20th St.Gallen ICF

  • Stefan Buehler; Professor, University of St.Gallen HSG; Vice-President, Swiss Competition Commission; Berne
  • Javier Ruiz Calzado; Attorney-at-Law, Partner and Vice Chair of the firm’s Litigation Department, Latham & Watkins; Brussels
  • Patrik Ducrey; Deputy Director, Secretariat of the Swiss Competition Commission; Professor University of Berne; Berne
  • James Flynn; Barrister (Queen’s Counsel), Brick Court Chambers; London
  • Thomas Hoeren; Professor, University of Muenster; Muenster
  • Reto Jacobs; Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Walder Wyss; Zurich
  • Maria Jaspers; Head of Unit, DG Competition, European Commission; Brussels
  • William Kovacic; Director, Competition Law Center, George Washington University; Former Commissioner, U.S. Federal Trade Commission; Washington, DC
  • Katharina Krauß; Head of Unit, German Federal Cartel Office; Bonn
  • Kai-Uwe Kühn; Chief Competition Economist, DG Competition, EU Commission; Professor (on leave), University of Michigan; Brussels
  • Bruno Lasserre; President, French Competition Authority; Paris
  • Vincent Martenet; President, Swiss Competition Commission; Professor, University of Lausanne; Berne/ Lausanne
  • Frank Montag; Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields; Chairman, Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht; Brussels
  • Carles Esteva Mosso; Director Policy and Strategy, DG Competition, European Commission; Brussels
  • Andreas Mundt; President, German Federal Cartel Office; Bonn
  • Giovanni Pitruzzella; President, Italian Competition Authority; Rome
  • Romina Polley; Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Cologne
  • Thibaud Vergé; Chief Economist, French Competition Authority; Paris
  • Roger Witcomb; Chairman, UK Competition Commission; London
  • Hanno Wollmann; Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Schönherr; Lecturer LL-M-Programs, Universities of Salzburg and Vienna, Lecturer E.M.B.L.-HSG, University of St.Gallen HSG; Vienna

2012: 19th St.Gallen ICF

  • Joaquín Almunia, Vice-President of the European Commission, Commissioner for Competition, Brussels
  • David Thor Björgvinsson, Judge, European Court of Human Rights; Professor at the University of Reykjavik
    Strasbourg/ Reykjavik
  • Marco Bronckers, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, VVGB Advocaten / Avocats; Professor of Law University of Leiden, Brussels
  • Stefan Bühler, Professor at the University of St. Gallen; Vice-President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne
  • Eddy De Smijter, Deputy Head of Unit A1, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Ian Forrester, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, White & Case LLP; Honorary Professor, University of Glasgow, Brussels
  • Stefano Grassani, Attorney-at-Law and Partner (Head Antitrust Practice), Pavia e Ansaldo, Milan/ Rome
  • Thomas Hoehn, Director, CompetitionRx; Director, Intellectual Property Research Centre, Imperial College; Member of the UK Competition Commission, London
  • Reto Jacobs, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Walder Wyss & Partners, Zurich
  • William Kovacic,Director, Competition Law Center, George Washington University; Former Commissioner of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, Washington, DC
  • Bernd Langeheine, Deputy Director General for Mergers, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Bruno Lasserre, President of the French Competition Authority, Paris
  • Peter-Carlo Lehrell, Chairman, Fipra International, Brussels/ London
  • Andreas Mundt, President of the Federal Cartel Office, Bonn
  • Romina Polley, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, Cologne
  • Christoph Stadler, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, HengelerMueller, Düsseldorf
  • Marc Steiner, Judge, Federal Administrative Court, Berne
  • Jacques Steenbergen, Director General of the Belgian Competition Authority, Brussels
  • Nils Wahl, Judge at the General Court of the European Union, Luxembourg
  • Astrid Waser, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Lenz & Staehelin, Zurich
  • Andreas Weitbrecht, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP; Honorary Professor at the University of Treves, Brussels/ Frankfurt

2011: 18th St.Gallen ICF

  • Christian Ahlborn, Solicitor and Rechtsanwalt, Partner, Linklaters LLP, London
  • Joaquín Almunía, Vice-president of the European Commission, Commissioner for Competition, Brussels
  • Dr. Stephan Barthelmess, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, Brussels / Frankfurt
  • Simon Bishop, Partner and Co-Founder RBB Economics, London / Brussels
  • Dr. Ingo Brinker, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Gleiss Lutz, Brussels / Munich
  • Theofanis Christoforou, Director Competition and Mergers, Legal Service, European Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. Wolfgang Heckenberger, Chief Counsel Competition, Siemens AG, Munich
  • Prof. Dr. Laurence Idot, Professor at the University Paris II Panthéon-Assas; College Member of the French Competition Authority; President of the French Association on Competition Law (AFEC), Paris
  • Pieter Kalbfleisch, Chairman of the Board of the Netherlands Competition Authority, The Hague
  • Dr. Hans Kuhn, Director, Head Legal and Corporate Services of the Swiss National Bank, Zurich
  • Prof. Dr. Vincent Martinet, President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne; Full Professor at the University of Lausanne, Lausanne
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht, Dusseldorf
  • Carles Esteva Mosso, Director Policy and Strategy, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Andreas Mundt, President of the Bundeskartellamt (Federal Cartel Office), Bonn
  • J. Thomas Rosch, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission, Washington D.C.
  • Dr. Patrick Sommer, H.E.E., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, CMS von Erlach Henrici, Zurich
  • Prof. Nils Wahl, Judge at the General Court of the European Union, Luxembourg
  • Susanne Zuehlke, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Latham and Watkins LLP, Brussels

2010: 17th St.Gallen ICF

  • Jean-Yves Art, Associate General Counsel, Microsoft, Brussels; Visiting Professor, College of Europe; Lecturer, University of Liège, Liège
  • Dr. Jürg Borer, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Schellenberg Wittmer, Zurich
  • Prof. Dr. Joachim Bornkamm, Judge and President of Chamber, German Federal Supreme Court, Karlsruhe; Honorary Professor at the University of Freiburg, Freiburg
  • Rachel Brandenburger, Special Advisor, International, to Assistant Attorney General Varney, Washington D.C.
  • Frederic Depoortere, J.D.,LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Skadden, Arps, slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, Brussels
  • Dr. Marcel Dietrich, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Homburger, Zurich
  • Prof. Simon J. Evenett, PhD, Professor of International Trade and Economic Development, University of St. Gallen; Director Swiss Institute for International Economics and Applied Economic Research, St. Gallen
  • Peter Freeman, Chairman of the UK Competition Commission, London
  • Céline Gauer, Head of Unit for Antitrust – Energy and Environment, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Luc Gyselen, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP, Brussels
  • Michael D. Hausfeld, Chairman of Hausfeld LLP, Washington D.C.
  • Prof. Dr. Andreas Heinemann, Professor of Commercial, Economic and European Law at the University of Zurich, Zurich
  • Dr. Alexander Italianer, Director General Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. Reto Jacobs, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Walder Wyss & Partners, Zurich
  • Pieter Kalbfleisch, Chairman of the Board of the Netherlands Competition Authority, The Hague
  • William E. Kovacic, J.D., Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission, Washington D.C.; Professor at George Washington University Law School
  • Dr. Benoît Merkt, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Lenz & Staehlin, Geneva
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Prof. Dr. Dirk Schroeder, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, Cologne; Honorary Professor, University of Cologne
  • Irmfried Schwimann, Director for Markets and Cases III: Financial Services/Head of Task Force Financial Crisis, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Dan Sjöblom, LL.M., Director General at the Swedish Competition Authority, Stockholm; Former Head uf Unit at DG Competition, European Commission
  • Dr. Georg Weidenbach, M. Jur., Attorney-at-Law,Latham & Watkins LLP, Frankfurt am Main
  • Prof. Dr. Wouter Wils, Member of the Legal Service, European Commission, Brussels; Visiting Professor, King’s College, London

2009: 16th St.Gallen ICF

  • Dr. Marino Baldi, Ambassador, Legal Counsel EFTA Secretariat, Brussels; former Swiss Foreign Trade Representative and Member of the Competition Commission
  • Sir Christopher Bellamy QC, Senior Consultant, Linklaters LLP, London
  • Prof. Dr. Joachim Bornkamm, Judge and President of Chamber, German Federal Supreme Court, Karlsruhe; Honorary Professor at the University of Freiburg, Freiburg
  • Dr. Wolfgang Bosch, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Gleiss Lutz, Frankfurt am Main
  • Prof. Dr. Christian Bovet, Dean, University of Geneva Law School, Geneva; Vice-President, Federal Communications Commission, Berne
  • Thomas B. Cueni, Secretary General Interpharma, Basel; Chair of EFPIA Task Force on Sector Inquiry
  • Dr. Marcel Dietrich, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Homburger, Zurich
  • Peter Freeman, Chairman of the UK Competition Commission, London
  • Olivier Guersent, Acting Director for Transport, Post and other Services, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Pieter Kalbfleisch, Chairman of the Board of the Netherlands Competition Authority, The Hague
  • Peter-Carlo Lehrell, Founder & Chairman of the FIPRA Group, London
  • Philip Lowe, Director General of DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Steven A. Newborn, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Co-head of Global Antitrust/Competition practice, Weil Gotshal; Former Director of Litigation at the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Competition, Washington D.C.
  • Luc Peeperkorn, Principal Administrator, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Howard Rosenblatt, Managing Partner of Latham & Watkins, Brussels
  • Manuel Sebastião, President of the Portuguese Competition Authority, Former Member of the Board of Directors of Portuguese Central Bank, Lisbon
  • Dr. Satish Sule, Case handler, Task Force Pharmaceuticals, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. Theodor Thanner, Director General of the Austrian Federal Competition Authority, Vienna
  • Erik van der Plaats, Senior Policy Advisor Banking in DG Market, European Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Nils Wahl, Judge at the Court of First Instance of the European Communities, Luxembourg

2008: 15th St.Gallen ICF

  • Prof. Piero Barucci, Commissioner – Italian Competition Authority, Rome
  • Prof. Dr. Stephan Breitenmoser, Professor at the University of Basel, Basel; Judge at the Federal Administrative Court, Zollikofen
  • Dr. Jürg Borer, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Schellenberg Wittmer, Zurich
  • Prof. Dr. Joachim Bornkamm, Judge and President of Chamber, German Federal Supreme Court, Karlsruhe; Honorary Professor at the University of Freiburg, Freiburg
  • Dr. Ingo Brinker, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law, Partner, Gleiss Lutz, Brussels/Munich
  • Nadia Calviño, Deputy Director General of DG Competition in charge of mergers and antitrust, European Commission, Brussels
  • Theofanis Christoforou, Director, Antitrust and Mergers, Legal Service, European Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. Marcel Dietrich, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Homburger, Zurich
  • Ian S. Forrester, QC, White & Case, Brussels; Visiting Professor in European Law, Glasgow University, Glasgow
  • Peter Freeman, Chairman of the UK Competition Commission, London
  • Scott Hammond, Deputy Assistant Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, Washington D.C.
  • Dr. Bernhard Heitzer, President of the German Federal Cartel Office, Bonn
  • Franz Hoffet, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Homburger, Zurich
  • Dr. Reto Jacobs, Attorney-at-Law, Partner, Walder Wyss & Partners, Zurich
  • Clifford A. Jones, J.D., M.Phil., Ph.D., Professor, Center for Governmental Responsibility, Levin College of Law, University of Florida, Gainesville
  • Pieter Kalbfleisch, Chairman of the Board of the Netherlands Competition Authority, The Hague
  • Philip Lowe, Director General Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. Philip Marsden, Director of the Competition Law Forum and Senior Research Fellow, British Institute of International and Comparative Law; Editor of the European Competition Journal; Founding Director, World Trade Institute Advisors, London
  • Dr. Marcel Meinhardt, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner Lenz & Staehelin, Zurich
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Eric Morgan de Rivery, Attorney-at-Law, Jones Day, Paris
  • Steven A. Newborn, Attorney-at-Law, Co-head of Global Antitrust/Competition practice, Weil Gotshal; Former Director of Litigation at the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Competition, Washington D.C.
  • Dr. Sven Norberg,Senior Advisor KREAB Strategic Communications Counsellors, Brussels; Former Director in DG Competition of the EC Commission, Former Judge of the EFTA Court, Brussels
  • Emil Paulis, Director, Policy and Strategy, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Giorgio Sacerdoti, Member of the Appellate Body of the WTO; Professor of International and European Law (Jean Monnet Chair), Bocconi University, Milan
  • Prof. Dr. Heike Schweitzer, LL.M. (Yale), Professor of Law at the European University Institute, Florence
  • Dr. Patrick Sommer, H.E.F., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, CMS von Erlach Henrici, Zurich
  • Dr. François J. L. Souty, Senior Counsel for International Affairs (Competition) at the Directorate General of Competition, Consumers and Frauds (DGCCRF) at the French Ministry of Economics, Finance and Employment, Paris; Associate Professor at the University of La Rochelle, La Rochelle
  • Prof. Dr. Walter Stoffel, President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne; Full Professor at the University of Fribourg, Fribourg
  • Dr. John Temple Lang, Counsel, Cleary Gottlieb Steen Hamilton LLP, Former Director in GD Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • Fieke van der Lecq, Netherlands Competition Authority (NMa), Manager of the Financial Sector Monitor, The Hague
  • Bo Vesterdorf, Former President of the Court of First Instance of the European Communities, Luxembourg
  • Prof. Dr. Roland von Büren, Professor at the University of Berne; Of Counsel Walder Wyss & Partner; Former President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne
  • Nils Wahl, Judge at the Court of First Instance of the European Commission, Luxembourg

2007: 14th St.Gallen ICF

  • Dr. Dirk Buschle, Legal Secretary of the EFTA Court, Editor in Chief of the European Law Reporter, Luxembourg
  • Dr. Jürg Borer, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Schellenberg Wittmer, Zurich
  • Nadia Calviño, Deputy Director General of DG Competition in charge of mergers and antitrust, European Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Simon J. Evenett, Ph.D., Professor of International Trade and Economic Development and Director of the Swiss Institute for International Economics and Applied Economic Research, University of St. Gallen, St.Gallen
  • Peter Freeman, Chairman of the UK Competition Commission, London
  • Horst Henschen, Attornet-at-Law, Skadden Arps, Frankfurt
  • Prof. Dr. Günter Hirsch, President of the German Federal Supreme Court, Former Judge of the European Court of Justice, Karlsruhe
  • Sir Francis Jacobs, KCMG, QC, Professor of Law at King’s College, London, Former Advocate General at the European Court of Justice, Luxembourg
  • Dr. h.c. Neelie Kroes, European Commissioner for Competition, Brussels
  • Philip Lowe, Director General Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Steven A. Newborn, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Co-head of Global Antitrust/Competition practice, Weil Gotshal; Former Director of Litigation at the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Competition, Washington D.C.
  • Dr. Sven Norberg, Director of the Eurpean Commission
  • Dr. Bruno Maier, Group General Counsel, Hoffmann-La Roche AG, Basel
  • Dr. Konrad Ost, LL.M., Head of German and European Antitrust Law, General Competition Law Issues Department, Bundeskartellamt, Bonn
  • Emil Paulis, Director, Policy and Strategy, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • J. Thomas Rosch, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission, Washington DC
  • Dr. Patrick Sommer, H.E.F., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, CMS von Erlach Henrici, Zurich
  • Prof. Dr. Walter Stoffel, President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne; Full Professor at the University of Fribourg, Fribourg
  • Dr. John Temple Lang, Counsel, Cleary Gottlieb Steen Hamilton LLP, Former Director in GD Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • James Venit, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Skadden
  • Prof. Dr. Roland von Büren, Professor at the University of Berne; Of Counsel Walder Wyss & Partner; Former President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne
  • Prof. Richard Whish, Professor of Law at King’s College and at the College of Europe (Bruges), Non-executive Director of the Office of Fair Trading, London
  • Prof. Dr. Wouter Wils, Legal Service of the European Commission, Visiting Professor at King’s College, Brussels/London

2006: 13th St.Gallen IKF

  • Prof. DDr. Walter Barfuss, Director General of Competition, Federal Competition Authority (Austria), Professor at the University of Vienna, Vienna
  • Dr. Ulf Böge, President of the Bundeskartellamt, Bonn
  • Dr. Dirk Buschle, Legal Secretary of the EFTA Court, Editor in Chief of the European Law Reporter, Luxembourg
  • Peter Freeman, Chairman of the UK Competition Commission, London
  • Simon Hirsbrunner, lic.iur., LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Gleiss Lutz, Brussels
  • Thomas Hoehn, Partner and Head of European Economics Practice, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Visiting Professor at Management School of Imperial College, London
  • Pieter Kalbfleisch, Chairman of the Board of the Netherlands Competition Authority, The Hague
  • Dr. Patrick Krauskopf, LL.M., Vice-Director of the Secretariate of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne
  • Dr. Bernd Langeheine, Director in DG Information Society of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • Bruno Lasserre, President of the Conseil de la concurrence, Paris
  • Philip Lowe, Director General Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Dr. Sven Norberg, Director of the Eurpean Commission
  • Emil Paulis, Director in DG Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Lars-Hendrik Roeller, Ph.D., Chief Economist of DG Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • J. Thomas Rosch, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission, Washington DC
  • John Scriven, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary to the Board of ABB Ltd., Director of the American Arbitration Association, Zurich
  • Dr. Patrick Sommer, H.E.F., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, CMS von Erlach Henrici, Zurich
  • Prof. Dr. Walter Stoffel, President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne; Full Professor at the University of Fribourg, Fribourg
  • Dr. John Temple Lang, Counsel, Cleary Gottlieb Steen Hamilton LLP, Former Director in GD Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • Yves van Gerven, J.D., LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, WilmerHale, Brussels
  • Bo Vesterdorf, Former President of the Court of First Instance of the European Communities, Luxembourg

2005: 12th St.Gallen IKF

  • Prof. DDr. Walter Barfuss, Director General of Competition, Federal Competition Authority (Austria), Professor at the University of Vienna, Vienna
  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Jürgen Basedow, LL.M., Director, Max Planck Institute for Foreign Private and Private International Law, Chairman of the German Monopolies Commission, Hamburg
  • Dr. Ulf Böge, President of the Bundeskartellamt, Bonn
  • Fabio Codarini
  • Ian S. Forrester, QC, White & Case, Brussels; Visiting Professor in European Law, Glasgow University, Glasgow
  • Peter Freeman, Chairman of the UK Competition Commission, London
  • Paul Hofer, Senior Consultant, NERA Global Antitrust Practice, London/Brussels
  • Clifford A. Jones, J.D., M.Phil., Ph.D., Professor, Center for Governmental Responsibility, Levin College of Law, University of Florida, Gainesville
  • Philip Lowe, Director General Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. Marcel Meinhardt, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner Lenz & Staehelin, Zurich
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Zoltán Nagy, Ph.D., President of the Hungarian Competition Authority, Budapest
  • Dr. Sven Norberg, Director of the Eurpean Commission
  • R. Hewitt Pate, Assistant Attorney General for Antitrust, United States Department of Justice, Washington DC
  • Jacqueline Riffault-Silk, President of Chamber, Court of Appeal, Paris
  • Prof. Dr. Walter Stoffel, President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne; Full Professor at the University of Fribourg, Fribourg
  • Dr. John Temple Lang, Counsel, Cleary Gottlieb Steen Hamilton LLP, Former Director in GD Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • Bo Vesterdorf, Former President of the Court of First Instance of the European Communities, Luxembourg
  • Claudia Wild, lic.iur., Attorney-at-Law, Corporate Secretary and General Counsel, Holcim Switzerland AG, Zurich

2004: 11th St.Gallen IKF

  • Dr. Josef Azizi, Judge, General Court of the European Union, Luxembourg
  • Prof. DDr. Walter Barfuss, Director General of Competition, Federal Competition Authority (Austria), Professor at the University of Vienna, Vienna
  • Dr. Marc Blessing, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Bär & Karrer Rechtsanwälte, Zurich
  • Dr. Ulf Böge, President of the Bundeskartellamt, Bonn
  • Dr. Jürg Borer, Pestalozzi Lachenal Patry, Zürich
  • Prof. Dr. Joachim Bornkamm, Judge and President of Chamber, German Federal Supreme Court, Karlsruhe; Honorary Professor at the University of Freiburg, Freiburg
  • Rolf Dähler, lic. iur. et lic. oec. HSG, Director, Secretariat, Swiss Competition Commission, Bern
  • Franz Hoffet, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Homburger, Zurich
  • Clifford A. Jones, J.D., M.Phil., Ph.D., Professor, Center for Governmental Responsibility, Levin College of Law, University of Florida, Gainesville
  • Dr. John Temple Lang, Counsel, Cleary Gottlieb Steen Hamilton LLP, Former Director in GD Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • Jean Mischo, Former Advocate General, Court of Justice of the European Union, Luxembourg
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Prof. Mario Monti, Mitglied der Europäischen Kommission, Brüssel
  • Eric Morgan de Rivery, Attorney-at-Law, Jones Day, Paris
  • Prof. Lars-Hendrik Roeller, Ph.D., Chief Economist of DG Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. Sven Norberg, Director of the Eurpean Commission
  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. HSG Helmuth Schröter, Full Professor at the University of Saarland, Former Director and Hearing Officer, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Dr. Walter Stoffel,President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne; Full Professor at the University of Fribourg, Fribourg

2003: 10th St.Gallen IKF

  • Prof. DDr. Walter Barfuss, Director General of Competition, Federal Competition Authority (Austria), Professor at the University of Vienna, Vienna
  • Sir Christopher Bellamy, President of the Appeal Tribunals of the British Competition Commission
  • Dr. Ulf Böge, President of the Bundeskartellamt, Bonn
  • Prof. Dr. Wulf Goette, Judge, German Federal Supreme Court, , Honorary Professor, Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg, Karlsruhe
  • Bernd Honsel, General Counsel Allianz AG, Munich
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Prof. Mario Monti, Member of the European Commission
  • Dr. Sven Norberg, Director of the Eurpean Commission
  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. HSG Helmuth Schröter, Full Professor at the University of Saarland, Former Director and Hearing Officer, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Dr. Walter Stoffel, President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne; Full Professor at the University of Fribourg, Fribourg

2002: 9th St.Gallen IKF

  • Dr. Marc Blessing, Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Bär & Karrer Rechtsanwälte, Zurich
  • Dr. Ulf Böge, President of the Bundeskartellamt, Bonn
  • Prof. Eleanor Fox, Walter J. Derenberg Professor of Trade Regulation, New York University School of Law, New York
  • Dr. Bernd Langeheine, Director for Policy and Strategy, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Dr. Sven Norberg, Director of the Eurpean Commission
  • Dr. Alexander Schaub, Director General, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. HSG Helmuth Schröter, Full Professor at the University of Saarland, Former Director and Hearing Officer, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Dr. Walter Stoffel,President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne; Full Professor at the University of Fribourg, Fribourg
  • Bo Vesterdorf, Former President of the Court of First Instance of the European Communities, Luxembourg
  • Prof. Dr. Roland von Büren, Professor at the University of Berne; Of Counsel Walder Wyss & Partner; Former President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne

2001: 8th St.Gallen IKF

  • Dr. Ulf Böge, President of the Bundeskartellamt, Bonn
  • Prof. Stephen Calkins, Wayne State University Law School, Detroit
  • Prof. Dr. Günter Hirsch, President of the German Federal Supreme Court, Former Judge of the European Court of Justice, Karlsruhe
  • Franz Hoffet, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Homburger, Zurich
  • Arjen W. H. Meij, Judge, General Court of the European Union, Luxembourg
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Dr. Sven Norberg, Director of the Eurpean Commission
  • Thomas Pletscher, Member of the Executive Board, Economiesuisse, Zurich
  • Dr. Alexander Schaub, Director General, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Dr. Roland von Büren, Professor at the University of Berne; Of Counsel Walder Wyss & Partner; Former President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne
  • Dr. Herbert Wohlmann, Secretary to the Board of Directors. Clariant AG, General Counsel, Clariant International AG, Lecturer at the University of Zurich and Basel, Muttenz

2000: 7th St.Gallen IKF

  • Dr. Ulf Böge, President of the Bundeskartellamt, Bonn
  • Prof. Lino A. Graglia, A. Dalton Cross Professor of Law, The University of Texas at Austin School of Law, Austin Texas
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Dr. Alexander Schaub, Director General, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. HSG Helmuth Schröter, Full Professor at the University of Saarland, Former Director and Hearing Officer, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. John Temple Lang, Counsel, Cleary Gottlieb Steen Hamilton LLP, Former Director in GD Competition of the EC Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Giuseppe Tesauro, Presidente dell’Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato, Generalanwalt am Gerichtshof der Europäischen Gemeinschaften a.D., Rom
  • Bo Vesterdorf, Former President of the Court of First Instance of the European Communities, Luxembourg
  • Prof. Dr. Roland von Büren, Professor at the University of Berne; Of Counsel Walder Wyss & Partner; Former President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne
  • Iliya Yuzhanov, Minister, Ministry for Antimonopoly Policy and Support to Entrepreneurship, Russian Federation, Moskau

1999: 6th St.Gallen IKF

  • Götz Drauz, Director, Merger Task Force, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Dr. Jens Drolshammer, MCL, Professor, University of St. Gallen, Attorney-at-Law, Homburger Rechtsanwälte, Zürich/St. Gallen
  • Thomas Hoehn, Partner and Head of European Economics Practice, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Visiting Professor at Management School of Imperial College, London
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Kathleen Paisley, Attorney-at-Law, Morrison & Foerster LLP, Brussels
  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. HSG Helmuth Schröter, Full Professor at the University of Saarland, Former Director and Hearing Officer, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Giuseppe Tesauro, Presidente dell’Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato, Generalanwalt am Gerichtshof der Europäischen Gemeinschaften a.D., Rom
  • Bo Vesterdorf, Former President of the Court of First Instance of the European Communities, Luxembourg
  • Prof. Dr. Roland von Büren, Professor at the University of Berne; Of Counsel Walder Wyss & Partner; Former President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne
  • Dieter Wolf, President of the Bundeskartellamt, Bonn

1998: 5th St.Gallen IKF

  • Charles S. Crompton, III, J.D., Attorney-at-Law, McCutchen, Doyle, Brown & Enersen, LLP, San Francisco
  • Dr. Patrik Ducrey, Attorney-at-Law, Deputy Director, Swiss Competition Commission, Secretariat, Bern
  • Peter Höltschi, M.B.L.-HSG, Attorney-at-Law, Legal Counsel Zürcher Kantonalbank, Zurich
  • Prof. Dr. Christian Koenig LL.M. (London), Professor of Constitutional and Public Law, Institute of Public Law, Philipps-University Marburg, Marburg
  • Prof. Dr. Carl Otto Lenz, Attorney-at-Law and Notary, Advocate General, Court of Justice of the European Union, Bensheim
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. HSG Helmuth Schröter, Full Professor at the University of Saarland, Former Director and Hearing Officer, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Prof. Dr. Pierre Tercier, Professor at the University of Fribourg
  • Prof. Dr. Roland von Büren, Professor at the University of Berne; Of Counsel Walder Wyss & Partner; Former President of the Swiss Competition Commission, Berne
  • Dieter Wolf, President of the Bundeskartellamt, Bonn

1997: 4th St.Gallen IKF

  • John D. Cooke, Judge at the Court of First Instance since 10 January 1996
  • Rolf Dähler, lic. iur. et lic. oec. HSG, Director, Secretariat, Swiss Competition Commission, Bern
  • Prof. Dr. Jens Drolshammer, MCL, Professor, University of St. Gallen, Attorney-at-Law, Homburger Rechtsanwälte, Zürich/St. Gallen
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Dr. Sven Norberg, Director of the Eurpean Commission
  • Prof. Dr. Anton K. Schnyder, Full Professor for Private Law at the University of Basel
  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. HSG Helmuth Schröter, Full Professor at the University of Saarland, Former Director and Hearing Officer, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Dieter Wolf, President of the Bundeskartellamt, Bonn

1996: 3rd St.Gallen IKF

  • Dr. Marino Baldi, Ambassador, Legal Counsel EFTA Secretariat, Brussels; Former Swiss Foreign Trade Representative and Member of the Competition Commission
  • Prof. Dr. Franz Jaeger, Full Professor for Economics at the Univesity of St.Gallen; Managing Director of the Research Institute for Empirical Economics and Economic Policy (FEW-HSG).
  • Prof. Dr. Michael Martinek, Full Professor for Civil and Commercial Law, Business Organisation Law, Comparative Law and Private International Law of the University of Saarland in Saarbruecken, Germany
  • Dr. Frank Montag, LL.M., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Brussels; Chairman Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht
  • Reto Schildknecht, Legal Advisor
  • Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. HSG Helmuth Schröter, Full Professor at the University of Saarland, Former Director and Hearing Officer, DG Competition, European Commission, Brussels
  • Dr. Patrick Sommer, H.E.F., Attorney-at-Law and Partner, CMS von Erlach Henrici, Zurich
  • Dieter Wolf, President of the Bundeskartellamt, Bonn




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