Mr. Fogel is a senior economist in our firm’s Competition & Antitrust practice. He specializes in competition & antitrust economics, mergers and restrictive arrangements.
As the first ever in-house economist in an Israeli competition & antitrust practice, Mr. Fogel provides our clients a unique, professional and thorough economic advice with respect to competition matters relating to merger control, dominance and market power, joint ventures, and distribution agreements.
Prior to joining our firm, Mr. Fogel served as an economist at the Israel Competition Authority (Markets department) for almost 4 years, analyzing numerous deals and arrangements in various fields (energy, finance, utilities and infrastructure, environment and more), and promoting pro-competition regulations through advocacy.
Between 2016 and 2018 Mr. Fogel was an economist at a boutique economics consulting firm. Before doing so, Mr. Fogel worked as a research assistant in the Hebrew University’s Economics department.
During his service in the ICA and his economics studies, Mr. Fogel was awarded several prizes for his outstanding achievements and professional excellence.
|The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, MA (Economics and Public Policy, magna cum laude), 2018
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, BA (Economics and Psychology, Rector’s list, summa cum laude), 2016
Tel Aviv University, Continuing Studies for Holders of Master’s Degree, Strategy and Entrepreneurship (Coller School of Management), 2022
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