Nicole leads Oxera’s State Aid team. She advises clients on a diverse range of state aid matters across a number of sectors, including transport, financial services, health, communications, energy, real estate and sports infrastructure.
She advises clients on a broad range of economic and financial issues in state aid cases relating to assessments of the market economy operator principle (MEOP), the application of state aid rules for services of general economic interest (SGEI), and the compatibility of aid. She also provides advice on matters relating to state aid compliance. Nicole has a wide breadth of experience in the field of state aid, with regular speaking engagements and publications on state aid matters in the leading competition journals.