Rikki Haria is a Senior Associate at Freshfields. Rikki’s practice covers all aspects of EU and UK competition law, including merger control and foreign investment, cartels, abuse of dominance, market investigations and compliance strategies. Working with clients across a broad range of sectors and industries, he has a strong focus on the technology, media, financial services, consumer goods, retail and private equity sectors. Rikki has acted before the UK Competition and Markets Authority, the European Commission and other competition regulators. Rikki has significant experience providing strategic advice to corporate clients and financial investors on high-profile and complex transactions. He also has experience formulating innovative legal solutions and risk management strategies that enable businesses to execute their business strategies in digital markets. As much of his work is multi-jurisdictional, Rikki helps clients to devise successful cross-border commercial strategies across different regulatory environments. Rikki draws on his commercial approach and industry knowledge to provide clear and pragmatic advice to clients and to help them work with regulators effectively. He has spent time on secondment at the UK Competition and Markets Authority in its mergers unit.