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Eleanor Smith : Consultant

Eleanor is a member of Oxera’s Competition and Transport teams. She has experience working on competition litigations and arbitrations, with a focus on quantitative analyses, including econometrics.

Eleanor has performed analysis for damages quantification and assisted with the preparation of expert reports. She joined Oxera in 2020, having previously worked as an Intern in 2018–19, during her BSc at the University of Exeter.

Eleanor speaks English.

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7776 6694

Eleanor's specialisms include:

professional experience

  • Performed a competition risk assessment for a potential merger between two UK private healthcare providers (2021–)

  • Economic advice and analysis for a claimant regarding a damages claim resulting from a European cartel in the power cables market (2020–)

  • Advice to a UK network of ports in a damages claim filed in the context of alleged abuse of a dominant position, with a specific focus on market definition issues (2021)

  • Advice to a UK bus operator considering the competitive effects of multi-operator ticketing on partnership routes (2021)

  • Economic advice and analysis for a claimant regarding a damages claim resulting from a maritime car carriers cartel (2020–21)

  • Economic advice to a transport operator on a revenue-sharing dispute in the London Court of International Arbitration (2018–19)


  • BSc (Hons) Economics with Econometrics with Industrial Placement, University of Exeter, UK

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Transition from Gas Markets to Hydrogen Markets Over the summer, the transition to hydrogen has gained further momentum. The direction of travel has become clearer with the approval of the European Commission’s €2bn government funding for thyssenkrupp Steel’s “tkH2Steel” decarbonization project, the EU Delegated Acts on Renewable Hydrogen approval in… Read More

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