Aidan Scallan is an Executive in ENSafrica’s Competition / Anti-Trust department. Based in Johannesburg, he works on competition law matters relating to South Africa as well as a number of other African jurisdictions, including COMESA. He advises on all aspects of competition law, including merger control, prohibited practices, cartel conduct, dawn raids, abuses of dominance and corporate leniency policies. Aidan has also practiced in the United Kingdom where he gained particular insight into the operation of complex cross-border M&A transactions.
As a result of his international experience, Aidan is well placed to advise clients on the soon to be introduced foreign investment protection laws.
Aidan has significant expertise working closely with clients across a broad range of industries, including financial services (banking, asset management, insurance, payments and credit card issuing), energy, agriculture, gaming and betting, shipping and logistics, telecommunications, mining, FMCG and healthcare.
Aidan contributes frequently to local and international publications and has presented at a number of conferences on competition law.
area of expertiseCOMPETITION/ANTI-TRUST
- Admitted as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa
- BCom (Rhodes University)
- LLB (University of the Witwatersrand)