Lluís Saurí

DG Competition, European Commission

Lluís Saurí (Ph.D EUI) is senior economist and coordinator for State Aid at the Chief Economist Team of the Directorate General for Competition (European Commission). He is also a Guest Professor of the Barcelona School of Economics (BSE). He has worked in merger control, antitrust enforcement and state aid control, with a focus on energy, pharmaceuticals and healthcare. He has advised on the economic assessment of state aid cases in the energy sector, including capacity mechanisms, support to renewable sources, decarbonization and gas storage.