Marco Botta is Research Fellow at the European University Institute (EUI), Florence (Italy), where he is in charge of the the organization of Florence Competition Programme (FCP) and ENTraNCE for Judges. In addition, he is Affiliated Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (MPI) in Munich (Germany). Finally, he is Senior Lecturer in EU, State aid and competition law at the Law Faculty of the University of Vienna (Austria).
In March 2010, Dr. Botta defended his doctoral thesis at the Law Department of the EUI, which was later published as monograph by Kluwer Law International. In addition, Dr. Botta holds a Bachelor’s degree in International and Diplomatic Sciences from the University of Turin (Italy) and LL.M. in European Business Law from the Law Faculty of Leiden University (the Netherlands).
Dr. Botta is author of several publications in peer-reviewed legal journals. His research focusses on EU competition and State aid law.