Razvan Pele has more than 11 years of experience in all areas of competition law, having assisted clients in various industry sectors, such as media, telecom, pharmaceuticals, energy, FMCG, printing, fire arms, chemicals and rolling stock, among others.

He has garnered significant experience in investigations undertaken by the competition authority, having provided legal assistance and representation from the moment of the dawn-raid, continuing with the forensic inspections of data, and continuing throughout the entire investigative process. Also, he has assisted such clients in contentious matters against the Competition Council before Romanian courts in both annulment and suspension cases.

In terms of mergers, Razvan Pele has provided assistance and representation in connection with some of the most high profile cases reviewed by the Romanian Competition Council (all Phase I) in sectors such as pharmaceuticals, wood processing, spare parts for motor vehicles, brewing, FMCG, chemicals etc.

Razvan Pele has, also, rendered consultancy services for clients involved in various distribution schemes applicable in Romania and also on franchises entered into by some of the largest luxury brands to players on the Romanian market. Lastly, Razvan has been involved in the successful defense of a Romanian municipality before the European Commission in a State-aid related complaint filed by the operator of a skiing facility.