Co-Chair WG Competition LawAmalia Athanasiadou is an attorney-at-law, specialized in antitrust law and the pharmaceutical industry. Amalia has worked as inhouse legal counsel in various international pharmaceutical and life sciences companies based in Switzerland, focusing on competition, intellectual property and commercial law. She is currently working as senior legal counsel at CSL Vifor, where she is responsible for all antitrust matters. Her doctoral thesis “Patent Settlements in the Pharmaceutical Industry under US Antitrust and EU Competition Law” is published in the International Competition Law Series of Wolters Kluwer while she has published various competition law articles and regularly presents at international antitrust and commercial law conferences. She has been a member of Ethics Compliance Switzerland since 2017.