Comisión Nacional de los Mercados y la Competencia

The Comisión Nacional de los Mercados y la Competencia (English: National Commission on Markets and Competition), abbreviated as CNMC, is a Spanish independent competition regulator responsible for enforcing competition law. It was established by virtue of the Spanish Competition Act (Ley de Defensa de la Competencia or LDC, the competition defence act, of 3 July 2007). It was preceded by the Tribunal de Defensa de la Competencia (Competition Defense Court) until 1 September 2007.

Comisión Nacional de los Mercados y la Competencia
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CNMC Headquarters
Non-ministerial government department overview
Formed2007
JurisdictionSpain
Employees190[citation needed]
Annual budget€ 13 million (2013)[citation needed]
Websitewww.cnmc.es/en

StructureEdit

President

  • Luis Berenguer Fuster (until September 2011)
  • Joaquín García Bernaldo de Quirós (2011- )[1]

Members of the Council

  • Pilar Sánchez Núñez[2]
  • Julio Costas Comesaña[3]
  • Mª Jesús González López[4]
  • Inmaculada Gutiérrez Carrizo[5]
  • Luis Díez Martín[6]

Directors for Investigations

  • Carlos Pascual (until September 2008)
  • Clara Guzmán Zapater (2008-)[7]

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