First African Chairperson appointed co-chair of IBA Antitrust Committee

A feather in SA’s cap

The Competition Tribunal would like to congratulate Pieter Steyn, director of Werksmans on his appointment as co-chair of the Antitrust committee of the International Bar Association (IBA), effective 1 January.

Pieter Steyn - Director of Werksmans and Chairman of LEX Africa

Mr Steyn is the first African to be appointed co-chair of this forum.

“On behalf of the Competition Tribunal I would like to congratulate Pieter on his achievement. Not only is it a measure of Pieter’s efforts involving international lawyers’ associations, but the stature with which South African antitrust practitioners are viewed by the legal community,” said Competition Tribunal chairman Norman Manoim

The Antitrust Committee provides an international forum for practitioners to exchange ideas and information on the latest thinking in the field of antitrust law.