Dr. Nicola Tosini

Associate Director


Tel: +49 30 700 1506 70
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Email: nicola.tosini@nera.com
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PhD in economics, University of Pennsylvania
MA in economics, University of Pennsylvania
Laurea in economics, Bocconi University


Dr. Nicola Tosini is an Associate Director in NERA's Antitrust and Competition Practice, primarily based in Berlin. He is an expert in the application of empirical and conceptual analysis to competition cases and has more than 10 years of experience advising firms during merger reviews, antitrust investigations, and the litigation of damages.

Dr. Tosini has submitted economic evidence to the European Commission and several national competition authorities. He has also been involved in the litigation of cartel damages before national courts, providing key input for court filings, settlement discussions, and expert reports.

Dr. Tosini’s experience spans a variety of industries, including automotive parts, building materials, chemicals, consumer packaged goods, electronics, freight transport and forwarding, passenger air travel, pharmaceuticals, retail, and telecommunications. He regularly speaks at conferences and writes articles on topics in competition economics. His article on the importance of innovation in the assessment of mergers has been awarded the Concurrences 2019 Antitrust Writing Awards.

Before joining NERA in 2016, he was an economic consultant in London and Berlin. He holds an MA and a PhD in economics from the University of Pennsylvania, and a Laurea in economics from Università Bocconi in Milan. He is a native Italian speaker and is also proficient in English and German.



Title Type Author
Mergers between Backward Integrated Firms: Insights from BASF/Solvay’s Polyamide Busi... Published Article Prof. Dr. Frank Maier-Rigaud and Dr. Nicola Tosini
The Increasing Cross-Border Importance of Innovation in Merger Review Published Article By Jennifer Cascone Fauver, Dr. Subramaniam (Subbu) Ramanarayanan, and Dr. Nicola Tosini