Speakers

Andras Mohacsi

Andras Mohacsi

Head of Competition Law and Sanctions - British American Tobacco

Andras Mohacsi is the Head of Competition law and Sanctions of British American Tobacco (BAT). He is responsible to design, roll out and coordinate the implementation of competition law and sanctions compliance programs globally in BAT; to lead a team of experts in these areas and to oversee the management of any related proceedings against any group company. He first joined the company in Hungary in 1998. Before that, he was working as Head of Legal of a Hungarian subsidiary of a foreign bank. In BAT he worked for more than 12 years as a generalist head of legal of several markets or clusters of markets before he specialized in competition law first obtaining a postgraduate diploma in EU competition law in Kings College London, and then sanctions. His experience include building up and leading legal teams in different cultures; counselling senior management in a broad range of legal and regulatory issues; designing and implementing compliance programs. He takes pride in sharing his experience, coaching and developing younger lawyers. He is a member of European In-House Competition Lawyers Association (ICLA).