Ruben Elkerbout is partner in Stek’s competition and regulated markets practice. He is a no-nonsense all-round competition expert who advises and represents his business relations across numerous sectors including the aviation sector in particular. His specific expertise includes complex multi-jurisdictional cartel litigation, leniency, internal investigations and dawn raids. Ruben also has ample experience with various distribution systems, dominance, state aid procedures and merger control. In addition, Ruben is a trusted adviser and litigator in the field of complex regulatory issues involving sector specific legislation and the allocation of scarce resources, eg, concession contracts, permits and airports slots. Ruben is recommended in the EU/Competition section in all leading legal directories, including Chambers and Partners and The Legal 500.