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Arbitration Expert Witnesses 2019

Professional Biography

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Jochen Benz is a prominent name in the international market who commands over 18 years of experience as a forensic accountant on competition disputes and forensic investigations.

Biography

Jochen Benz, head of Alvarez & Marsal’s German economics and forensic practice, is a managing director based in Munich and Frankfurt. Jochen is a competition economist and a theoretical physicist by training and he specialises in disputes requiring complex damage calculations and the application of quantitative and econometric techniques. His primary focus is on financial and economic expert roles in litigation, arbitration and out-of-court settlements with a focus on competition and commercial disputes.

Jochen has acted as party-appointed expert in state court litigation with a particular focus on follow-on claims, ie, cartel overcharges and pass-through rates to downstream customers. He has also served as party and tribunal appointed financial and economic expert in international arbitration proceedings, mainly under DIS and ICC rules. Throughout his career, Jochen has focused on complex damage quantifications that required, for example, a deep understanding of mathematical and econometric methods.

Jochen has worked with clients across a wide range of industries, including banking, telecom, automotive, construction, manufacturing, energy, logistics, wholesaling, media and private equity. A German national, Jochen is fluent in German and English and proficient in Spanish. Jochen has issued reports and testified in both languages. Jochen earned diplomas, with distinction, in economics, business administration and theoretical physics. He is a member of the German Institution of Arbitration and the Munich Forum for Cartel Law.

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Jochen Benz wins high praise from respondents thanks to his excellent work providing damages assessments in complex commercial disputes.

Biography

Jochen Benz, head of Alvarez & Marsal’s German economics and forensic practice, is a managing director based in Munich and Frankfurt. Jochen is a competition economist and a theoretical physicist by training and he specialises in disputes requiring complex damage calculations and the application of quantitative and econometric techniques. His primary focus is on financial and economic expert roles in litigation, arbitration and out-of-court settlements with a focus on competition and commercial disputes.

Jochen has acted as party-appointed expert in state court litigation with a particular focus on follow-on claims, (ie, cartel overcharges and pass-through rates to downstream customers). He has also served as party and tribunal appointed financial and economic expert in international arbitration proceedings mainly under DIS and ICC rules. Throughout his career Jochen has focused on complex damage quantifications that required for example a deep understanding of mathematical and econometric methods.  

Jochen has worked with clients across a wide range of industries, including banking, telecom, automotive, construction, manufacturing, energy, logistics, wholesaling, media and private equity. A German national, Jochen is fluent in German and English and proficient in Spanish. Jochen has issued reports and testified in both languages. Jochen earned diplomas, with distinction, in economics, business administration and theoretical physics. He is a member of the German Institution of Arbitration and the Munich Forum for Cartel Law.

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Jochen Benz enjoys a strong international reputation for his work on complex disputes across an array of industries from energy to media.

Biography

Jochen Benz, head of Alvarez & Marsal’s German economics and forensic practice, is a managing director based in Munich and Frankfurt. Jochen is a competition economist and a theoretical physicist by training and he specialises in disputes requiring complex damage calculations and the application of quantitative and econometric techniques. His primary focus is on financial and economic expert roles in litigation, arbitration and out-of-court settlements with a focus on competition and commercial disputes.
Jochen has acted as party-appointed expert in state court litigation with a particular focus on follow-on claims, (ie, cartel overcharges and pass-through rates to downstream customers). He has also served as party and tribunal appointed financial and economic expert in international arbitration proceedings mainly under DIS and ICC rules. Throughout his career Jochen has focused on complex damage quantifications that required for example a deep understanding of mathematical and econometric methods.  
Jochen has worked with clients across a wide range of industries, including banking, telecom, automotive, construction, manufacturing, energy, logistics, wholesaling, media and private equity. A German national, Jochen is fluent in German and English and proficient in Spanish. Jochen has issued reports and testified in both languages. Jochen earned diplomas, with distinction, in economics, business administration and theoretical physics. He is a member of the German Institution of Arbitration and the Munich Forum for Cartel Law.

National Leader

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

"Jochen Benz is an expert in forensic accounting and economics and impresses peers and clients with his extensive knowledge of investigations. "

Biography

Jochen Benz, head of Alvarez & Marsal’s German economics and forensic practice, is a managing director based in Munich and Frankfurt. Jochen is a competition economist and a theoretical physicist by training and he specialises in disputes requiring complex damage calculations and the application of quantitative and econometric techniques. His primary focus is on financial and economic expert roles in litigation, arbitration and out-of-court settlements with a focus on competition and commercial disputes.

Jochen has acted as party-appointed expert in state court litigation with a particular focus on follow-on claims, ie, cartel overcharges and pass-through rates to downstream customers. He has also served as party and tribunal appointed financial and economic expert in international arbitration proceedings, mainly under DIS and ICC rules. Throughout his career Jochen has focused on complex damage quantifications that required, for example, a deep understanding of mathematical and econometric methods.

Jochen has worked with clients across a wide range of industries, including banking, telecom, automotive, construction, manufacturing, energy, logistics, wholesaling, media and private equity. A German national, Jochen is fluent in German and English and proficient in Spanish. Jochen has issued reports and testified in both languages. Jochen earned diplomas, with distinction, in economics, business administration and theoretical physics. He is a member of the German Institution of Arbitration and the Munich Forum for Cartel Law.

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Jochen Benz is a highly skilled economist who has considerable expertise representing clients across a broad spectrum of industries regarding damage calculations.

Biography

Jochen Benz, head of Alvarez & Marsal’s German economics and forensic practice, is a managing director based in Munich and Frankfurt. Jochen is a competition economist and a theoretical physicist by training and he specialises in disputes requiring complex damage calculations and the application of quantitative and econometric techniques. His primary focus is on financial and economic expert roles in litigation, arbitration and out-of-court settlements with a focus on competition and commercial disputes.

Jochen has acted as party-appointed expert in state court litigation with a particular focus on follow-on claims, ie, cartel overcharges and pass-through rates to downstream customers. He has also served as party and tribunal appointed financial and economic expert in international arbitration proceedings, mainly under DIS and ICC rules. Throughout his career Jochen has focused on complex damage quantifications that required, for example, a deep understanding of mathematical and econometric methods.

Jochen has worked with clients across a wide range of industries, including banking, telecom, automotive, construction, manufacturing, energy, logistics, wholesaling, media and private equity. A German national, Jochen is fluent in German and English and proficient in Spanish. Jochen has issued reports and testified in both languages. Jochen earned diplomas, with distinction, in economics, business administration and theoretical physics. He is a member of the German Institution of Arbitration and the Munich Forum for Cartel Law.

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