Maxime Vanhollebeke is an antitrust, competition and regulatory lawyer based in Hong Kong.
Maxime advises international companies on emerging antitrust regimes in East Asia, and Asian companies on global competition compliance issues, multi-jurisdictional merger filings, abuse of market issues and international cartel investigations. He has acted for clients in a number of industrial sectors, including postal services, air transport, automotive, telecommunications services and equipment, banking and insurance, petrochemicals, mining, energy, food and other consumer goods. Maxime has also worked on a number of competition matters in Europe involving alleged abuses of dominant position, cartel-like behaviour and state aid issues.
Maxime regularly publishes and participates in conferences or seminars on competition law issues and he has been actively involved in training programmes for Asian competition regulators.
Maxime is a member of the Bar in New York. He speaks French (native), English and Dutch.
Recent publications and presentations include:
- CPL Enforcement and Competition Advocacy: The Experience of Hong Kong, AEGC Capacity Building Workshop, Impact and Benefits of Competition Policy and Law on Business in ASEAN, Brunei Darussalem, (November 2012).
- Reform in Hong Kong, A new cross-sector competition law has been introduced, Competition Law Insight, July 2012 issue [co-authored with Marc Waha].
- China adds muscle to its merger enforcement powers, in China Law and Practice, February 2012 issue [co-authored with Marc Waha].
- Structuring Options: Merger and Competition Law Constraints, in China Outbound Investments - A Guide to Law and Practice, CCH, June 2011 [co-authored with Marc Waha].
- China merger control - Two years on, in India Competition Law Reports (October 2010) [co-authored with Marc Waha].