Portrait of Francesco Zerbini

Francesco Zerbini : Consultant

Francesco specialises in commercial litigation and international arbitration cases, with a focus on financial valuation. He has worked primarily on cases involving the quantification of damages within the banking and financial services industries. He has helped to prepare expert testimony in disputes before a number of judicial and arbitral bodies, including the English High Court and the Swiss Chambers’ Arbitration Institution.

Francesco has also worked on projects concerning profitability assessments and providing regulatory advice to companies in the energy and telecoms industries. Prior to joining Oxera, Francesco graduated with a Masters in Management from the London Business School.

Francesco speaks English, and Italian.

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7776 6633

Francesco's specialisms include:

professional experience

  • Economic advice to a UK telecoms company in the context of vertical separation (2018–)

  • Quantification of damages in a billion-dollar dispute on behalf of a global financial services firm over the sale of a private Swiss wealth management firm to another financial services firm in an SCAI-administered arbitration (2018–)

  • Assisted the Oxera expert with a dispute in the High Court of Justice in London regarding the damages suffered by a private equity firm in the context of capital-raising by a global bank (2017–18)

  • Economic advice to an Italian energy company on the impact of a new regulatory framework (2017)


  • Masters in Management, London Business School

  • BSc (Hons) Economics, University of Warwick