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Our team of experts is supported by a wide network of competition economists and high-profile academic associates.

Τrojan Economics is staffed with highly qualified and experienced economists with a proven track record of delivering high quality and robust analysis using the most advanced economic theories, quantitative methods and bespoke software tools. Our experts draw on a wide range of specialist skills, including industrial organization, econometric analysis, game theory, behavioral economics and financial economics.

We have a reputation for making complex economic theories and issues understandable and easy to follow by clients, competition authorities, regulation agencies, courts and arbitrators. The versatile expertise of our experts ensures the provision of superior services, with tangible solutions and outstanding results.

FOUNDER & MANAGING DIRECTOR

Dr. Panayiotis Agisilaou is the founder and managing director of Trojan Economics.

He is also an adjunct lecturer at the Open University of Cyprus.
He has extensive consulting experience in advising companies in all fields of competition economics, with particular expertise in the application of quantitative techniques to complex antitrust and merger issues. He has advised on competition matters and given expert evidence on almost all high-profile antitrust and merger cases (Phase I and Phase II), covering a wide range of sectors, before the Commission for the Protection of Competition in Cyprus. He has also testified as an expert witness in court and arbitration proceedings involving competition issues in Cyprus.

Panayiotis has advised clients on a variety of regulatory issues across a range of network industries, such as telecommunications, energy and water, and in matters relating to state aid. He has extensive experience in providing competition compliance risk assessment and training. He also has experience in providing distilled expert advice on competition-related commercial litigation in Cyprus.

Prior to founding Trojan Economics, he has acted as an Economic Advisor to the Chairman of the Commission for the Protection of Competition in Cyprus.

Panayiotis holds a PhD in Economics from the University of East Anglia, an MA in Economics for Competition Law from King’s College London, an MSc in Economics from University College London (with Distinction) and a BSc in Economics from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (ranked first).

Panagiotis has published extensively on competition policy and regulation in Cyprus and the European Union and is a co-author of “Competition Policy in Cyprus: 1989-2009” published by Nomiki Vivliothiki, Athens. He is also an author at Concurrences and a case report contributor to Oxford Competition Law. He speaks at conferences and provides economics training for judges.

He has been recommended and recognized in Who’s Who Legal 2020 and 2021 as a leading competition economics expert. In addition, he is the exclusive recipient of the Lexology Client Choice Award for 2021 in Cyprus.

 

Dr. Panayiotis Agisilaou
Competition Policy in Cyprus 1989-2009

Our team of experts provides a unique blend of economic credentials, testifying experience and ability to communicate clearly and effectively