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Jean-Yves Art

Senior Director, Strategic Partnerships, Microsoft

Senior Director, Strategic Partnerships, Microsoft; Visiting professor, College of Europe (Bruges), Sciences Po Paris, and University of Liège. Focuses on antitrust counseling and antitrust regulatory proceedings involving Microsoft in the EMEA region. Former: Lawyer practicing European competition law with an international law firm; Legal secretary, Court of Justice of the European Communities. Lectures on EU merger control, competition and innovation and co-chairs a seminar on advanced topics in EU antitrust law. Has written extensively and is a regular speaker at conferences on EU competition law.