Dr. Tim Reuter is an economist who advises firms in all areas of competition law matters.

He has been involved in multiple Phase 2 merger investigations at the European Commission and the Bundeskartellamt (German Federal Cartel Office). He has been an expert witness in cartel damages cases across several European Union countries and advises firms during investigations by competition authorities. His clients have included several technology platforms.

Who’s Who Legal has recognised Dr. Reuter as a Global Elite Thought Leader in the economists under 45 category and described him as an “excellent economist and a pleasure to work with” and an “extremely accurate, concise and thorough expert” who “sees the bigger picture”.

Holding a PhD in competition economics, Dr. Reuter has published research in peer-reviewed journals such as the Review of Industrial Organization, European Journal of Law and Economics and Global Competition Litigation Review.

Dr. Reuter is fluent in German and English.

Employment History

The Brattle Group
Principal, 2022-2023

RBB Economics
Principal, 2013-2022

European Commission
Intern DG COMP (F4), 2012

Areas of Expertise


University of Konstanz
PhD, Economics, 2014
MsC, 2009


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