Mark is a partner who leads the firm’s competition practice in Asia. He is an expert in all aspects of competition law in relation to the regimes of the United Kingdom, Europe and many jurisdictions in Asia – in particular, Greater China, Hong Kong and Singapore.
In addition to many years of experience working in private practice, Mark has an in-depth knowledge of regulatory policy from his previous roles at the UK Competition Appeal Tribunal and the European Commission Directorate-General for Competition.
Mark advises clients on major multi-jurisdictional mergers and behavioural issues, and represents them before the European and Asian authorities in relation to cartel and abuse of dominance investigations.
Mark and his team are at the forefront of new developments in competition law regimes. They were closely involved in consultations on the development of the Hong Kong Competition Commission’s draft guidelines on the Hong Kong Competition Ordinance, and provided input during the drafting of the Philippine Competition Bills.
In 2015, Mark was appointed by the Hong Kong Competition Commission as one of its non-governmental advisers to the International Competition Network, and is also a member of the Executive Council of the Hong Kong Competition Association.