Jason acts as Monitoring Trustee on behalf of competition regulators (European Commission, Competition & Markets Authority, other international) to monitor parties’ compliance with structural or behavioural remedies in the context of merger situations. He also acts as Supervisor for the Takeover Panel in respect of post-offer undertakings.

Jason’s experience working with competition regulators include:

  • CMA Monitoring Trustee (CMA Phase I and Phase II merger cases):
    • Initial Enforcement Orders (IEOs)
    • Initial Undertakings / Undertakings
    • Derogations
  • EC Monitoring Trustee:
    • Commitments
    • EU merger remedies
  • Takeover Panel Monitor:
    • Post-offer undertakings (POUs)
    • Takeover Panel Supervisor

For more information please email Jason here.

Jason has acted as Monitoring Trustee on a range of cases, including: Takeda / Shire, RHI / Magnesita; Vodafone / Liberty Global; INEOS / Solvay JV; International Chemical Investors Group; Altice / Portugal Telecom; Unilever / Sara Lee Body Care; Bottomline Technologies / Experian; JLA / Washstation; Lafarge Tarmac; UHS / Cygnet / Cambian; Iron Mountain / Recall; Acadia Healthcare / PIC / Priory Group; HCA Healthcare; Global Radio.  He is also acting as Takeover Panel Supervisor on Melrose / GKN.

Jason is also an experienced corporate financier and has acted on numerous transactions, in particular disposals.  He has acted on transactions /cases in the UK, the US, Germany, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Belgium, the Netherlands, France, Austria, Denmark, Sweden, Poland, Pakistan, Brazil, the Cayman Islands, and the Middle East.

Jason is a Chartered Accountant (ICAS).