Maria JaspersHead of Antitrust Policy and Case Support Unit, DG Competition at European Commission
Maria Jaspers is the head of the Antitrust Policy and Case Support Unit in DG Competition of the European Commission. The unit is in charge of coordinating the Commission's antitrust and cartel cases and developing competition policy in this area. Before that, Maria spent five years as a head of unit in the Cartel Directorate.
She joined the European Commission and DG Competition in 2001 and worked in different units dealing with antitrust policy and enforcement issues before taking over as a deputy head of the antitrust and merger case coordination unit in 2007.
Maria Jaspers is a Swedish lawyer and holds a diploma of Master of European law from the Europa Institut in Saarbrücken, Germany. Before joining the European Commission, she spent two years in private practice.