Antonio Bavasso is a London-based partner in Allen & Overy’s international antitrust group. He advises on all aspects of antitrust law. He is regularly involved in leading merger and behavioural investigations in the UK. He has advised clients in numerous merger investigations before the European Commission, UK and Italian authorities including BSkyB/ITV, WPP/TNS, Google/Double Click, UK Newspaper Distribution, Boots/Alliance UniChem, Sun/Microsoft, GWR/Capital Radio, WPP/Grey, Taminco/Air Products, NewsCorp/Telepiù, and Pay-TV Film Output. He has considerable experience of the Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT) having advised on 2 out of the 7 merger control cases before the Tribunal. Antonio obtained a JD summa cum laude from the University of Florence, has been a British Chevening Scholar and holds a Ph.D. from the University of London (UCL). Antonio is dual-qualified in the UK and Italy and has practised in Brussels and San Francisco. He is visiting Professor of EC Competition Law at University College London (UCL) and is a co-founder and director of Jevons Institute at UCL. He has published widely and is a co-editor of Competition Policy International.