Nikolaos Ε. Farantouris is Professor of EU Law at the Department of International and European Studies, University of Piraeus. He has held posts at Rotterdam University, Dresden University, Athens University, Bahçeşehir University, Marioupol University and Oxford University. Since 2011 is the Chair holder of the Jean Monnet Chair on EU Law and Policies. He also holds posts at the ECEFIL, the CIEEL, the ECSA-Greece etc.

His working experience as ant attorney at law and legal counsel includes Goldman Sachs, Norton Rose, the Hellenic Competition Commission, the Ministry of Shipping and the Public Gas Corporation. He has been acknowledged as one of the “top EU competition law experts” by Global Competition.