Dr Emiel Maasland

T: +31 10 282 1264
E: emaasland@ceg-europe.com

Dr Emiel Maasland is a Senior Consultant at CEG and is affiliated researcher at the Department of Applied Economics of the Erasmus School of Economics. He holds a PhD in Economics from Tilburg University. Emiel has more than 15 years of advising many governments on the design and implementation of various auctions, in particular spectrum auctions for mobile communication and radio broadcasting. He also has practical experience in advising major telecom operators and broadcasters on their optimal bid strategy in numerous SMRA and CCA spectrum auctions in Europe and the USA.

He was also involved in large scale auction evaluation studies, including a review of the Canadian 700 MHz and 2500 MHz spectrum auctions for ISED Canada, an evaluation of the Dutch UMTS-auction for the Dutch Parliament, and an evaluation of the auction of petrol station locations along the Dutch highway for the Dutch Ministry of Finance. Furthermore, he advised on competition and regulation cases in sectors such as the market for mobile telephony, motor fuels, bicycles, and liberal professions.