Guillaume LoriotDeputy Director General, Mergers, DG Comp at European Commission
Guillaume Loriot is Deputy Director-General for Mergers in the Directorate-General for Competition since 16 May 2021. From 2014-2021, he was Director in DG COMP for antitrust, mergers and state aid in technology, media and telecoms, and previously served as Deputy Head of Cabinet of Vice-President Joaquín Almunia, EU Commissioner for Competition Policy (2010-2014). From 2002-2010, he held positions in different units of DG COMP. Before joining the Commission, Guillaume worked in a law firm on competition matters and subsequently as a referendaire with the EU General Court. He studied law in Paris II University, University College London and the College of Europe in Bruges.