Elena Zoido is a senior vice president at Compass Lexecon, based in Madrid. She holds a PhD in economics from Harvard University and an MA in economics and finance from CEMFI.

Elena has more than 10 years of experience in the application of economic analysis and econometric techniques to competition policy issues, and in the context of the quantification of damages in litigation and arbitration. She has advised clients in a wide range of industries including manufacturing, telecommunications, transportation and consumer goods.

Her work has included the application of empirical models to evaluate the competitive impact of mergers and to estimate damages in price fixing and patent infringement investigations, and she has provided advice and expert reports in the context of merger control, and Article 101 and Article 102 TFEU proceedings. She has given expert testimony before the European Commission, the Spanish competition authorities, the International Court of Arbitration and the Spanish courts.

Elena has published in a number of academic journals including The Review of Economics and Statistics. She is listed in the Who’s Who of Competition Economists and she featured in Global Competition Review’s ‘Women in Antitrust’ survey in 2013.