Overview

Paschalis qualified in the Projects department and assists on a broad range of matters in Procurement and State aid, whilst also providing assistance to our Competition team. Prior to joining the firm, Paschalis worked in Brussels in various competition matters, and undertook a blue book traineeship with the European Commission’s DG Comp unit on State aid in the energy sector.

Experience
  • UK Research & Innovation: Advising on State aid considerations on research and development funding and supporting the review/renegotiation of grant funding agreements.
  • Amazon Web Services: Advising on matters relating to market scoping for cloud services in current central purchasing organisation framework agreements.
  • Providing State aid advice in the context of COVID-19, in particular by advising various clients on the application of the European Commission’s State aid Temporary Framework.
  • Assisting with advising Advent International in relation to the European Intervention Notice issued by the Secretary of State further to its proposed acquisition of Cobham plc.