Professor of Law
City University of London, London
Professor Alan Riley is one of the leading competition law scholars in the United Kingdom. He co-founded and chairs the Europe-wide Competition Law Scholars Forum and is co-editor of the Competition Law Review. He also specialises in energy law, particularly in relation to the market and strategic questions in relation to pipeline gas and LNG. In the energy field, he is researching a number of questions concerning market liberalization, and market regulation in both the Russian and European Union gas markets. Professor Riley is currently working on a major paper on the prospects for the Energy Union project. He also advises governments, the EU institutions, NGOs and corporations on major strategic problems in relation to abuse of dominance, price-fixing and merger cases, as well as in relation to strategic problems found in the global and European energy markets.