- Name: Farantouris Nikolaos E.
- Title: Professor
- Material: Law and Policies of the E.U.
- Office: 102 (150 Androutsou Str.)
- Tel.: +30.210-414-2716
- Jean Monnet Chair Website: http://jeanmonnet.farantouris.eu/
- PersonalWebsite: http://www.farantouris.eu/
BioProfessor, Jean Monnet Chair on EU Law and Policies (Competition, Energy and Transport), International European Studies Department, University of Piraeus. He studied law at the University of Athens and completed a Master’s degree (M.Jur.) and a Doctorate (D.Phil.) in Law both at the University of Oxford. His research focuses on EU law and policies, competition law including state aids, energy law and transport regulation, environmental protection and international trade law. A former research fellow at the Universities of Rotterdam, Dresden and Athens, Dr. Farantouris has worked for a number of years at Norton Rose in London, Brussels and Athens, where he handled major antitrust, merger control, multinational cartel and state aid cases in the banking, energy and transport sectors before national and international authorities, the EU Commission and the European Court of Justice. Dr. Farantouris has also gained experience as a member of the Hellenic Competition Commission, a member of the legal committee of the Union of Greek Shipowners and a member of the Board of Directors of the Greek Gas Corporation (DEPA) S.A. He is the Director of the MSc Program in Energy Strategy, Law & Economics at the Dept. of International & European Studies, University of Piraeus, a member of the Energy Committee of the Academy of Athens and Chair of the Legal Affairs Committee of EUROGAS.
- European Union Law: Institutions
- European Business Law
- Policies of the EU
- International Economic Institutions
- EU competition and business law