Dr Amelia Fletcher
Amelia Fletcher OBE (1985, PPE) is Professor of Competition Policy at Norwich Business School and Deputy Director of the Centre for Competition Policy at the University of East Anglia.
She is a Non-Executive Director at the Financial Conduct Authority and the Payment Systems Regulator and a member of the Enforcement Decision Panel at Ofgem. She is also a member of the Council of the Royal Economic Society, of the Advisory Board for the Berlin Centre for Consumer Policies, of the Advisory Council for the Centre for Commercial Law Studies at Queen Mary University of London and of the Oxera Economics Council.
She was previously Chief Economist at the Office of Fair Trading (2001-2013), where she also spent time leading the OFT’s Mergers and Competition Policy teams. Before joining the OFT, Amelia was an economic consultant at Frontier Economics (1999-2001) and London Economics (1993-1999). She has written and presented widely on competition and consumer policy. Her recent research work has focussed on vertical restraints, geographical market definition and behavioural economics.
Amelia read PPE at St Edmund Hall and then gained a DPhil and MPhil in economics from Nuffield College, Oxford. She has been on the Council of the Association of Competition Economics and the Advisory Panel for the ESRC Centre for Economic Learning and Social Evolution (ELSE).