Portrait of Zachary Herrige

Zachary Herriges : Consultant

Zachary is a member of Oxera’s Competition team, and has experience in a broad spectrum of antitrust/competition economics cases across various industries and jurisdictions. He has worked in private litigation cases in the context of damages and overcharge assessments for claimants and defendants, and has worked closely with an independent court expert. He has also worked on both vertical and horizontal mergers in addition to ex post evaluations of state aid.

Prior to joining Oxera in 2024, Zachary gained more than five years’ experience in economics consulting at another European economics consultancy. He graduated from Heidelberg University with an MSc in Economics, and earned his BBA in Economics from the University of Wisconsin–Whitewater.

Zachary speaks English, and German.


Zachary's specialisms include:

professional experience

  • Ex post evaluation of state aid for banks in difficulty for the European Commission (2023)

  • Econometric analysis of concentration in the context of European locomotive rolling stock (leasing) services (2023)

  • Assessment of upward pricing pressure in the context of a French pharmaceutical wholesaler (2022)

  • Economic analysis of pass-on in the context of card interchange fees in a UK damages litigation (2021–23)

  • Economic analysis of overcharge in the context of a regional German lumber industry (2019–24)

  • Economic analysis of overcharge in the context of an Austrian elevator/escalator cartel (2019–24)


  • MSc Economics, University of Heidelberg, Germany

  • BBA Economics, University of Wisconsin–Whitewater, USA