Damiano Canapa is an Associate Professor of Business Law at the University of Lausanne and the Director of the CEDIDAC. His research interests include Swiss and European Corporate Law and Competition Law.
Prof. Canapa studied law at the Universities of Lausanne and Bern, at the College of Europe, Bruges (LL.M.), and at Yale Law School (LL.M.). He wrote his Ph.D. thesis on "Trademarks and Brands in Merger Control: An Analysis of the European and Swiss Legal Orders" and earned his doctorate at the University of Zurich under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Andreas Heinemann.