Professor Stephen Wilks
Stephen Wilks is Emeritus Professor of Politics at the University of Exeter where he also served for four years as Deputy Vice Chancellor. From 2001 to 2005, he was a member of the Economic and Social Research Council and chaired its Research Strategy Board. He has written extensively on the politics, administration and enforcement of UK and European competition policy and has just published the book "Political Power of the Business Corporation" with Edward Elgar. From 2001 to 2009, he was a member of the CC and served on 12 merger inquiries.