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UK Competition Law Conference
22 February 2022
Millennium Hotel London KnightsbridgeLondon, United Kingdom

Sarah Cardell
General Counsel at Competition and Markets Authority (CMA)


Sarah Cardell was appointed as General Counsel at the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) on 11 September 2013. As a member of the senior executive team and an important adviser to the board, Sarah leads in the provision of legal advice across the CMA’s functions.

Previous career highlights include:

  • Legal Partner of the Markets Division at Ofgem, where her responsibilities included leading on competition law matters
  • Partner in the Competition Group at Slaughter and May, where she advised across a wide range of EU and UK merger and antitrust cases
  • working on secondment at the Office of Fair Trading (OFT)

Agenda Sessions

  • A View from the CMA: Review of 2021 and a Look Ahead to 2022 and Beyond