John Davies

John Davies joined the Governing body in 2017. He is a UK lawyer who specialises in competition law.

He is a partner in the international law firm of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP where he has held a number of management positions. He advises clients on the international regulatory aspects of transactions and investigations. John is a Non-Governmental Advisor for the European Commission at the International Competition Network and the Chairman of UKLegalFuture, a group of lawyers advising on the future of the UK’s relationship with Europe. John was named Competition Lawyer of the Year by Global Competition Review in 2016. John is a solicitor who was educated at Monmouth School and the University of Bristol. John has three children all of whom attended Sevenoaks School.