Senior Consultant, DLA Piper
Tugce is Senior Consultant in the M&A/Corporate practice of DLA Piper (London/Vienna) and Head of its "Austria-China-Desk", having obtained degrees in law, political science and the bilingual (German and English) Master's Programme in European Union Studies.
She advises national and international clients on cross-border M&A and financial transactions as well as corporate restructurings and has been working with technology companies as part of her work ranging from a number of areas such as acquisitions of leading AI/ICO companies. Tugce regularly publishes on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in M&A transactions in peer-reviewed journals and is currently working on a survey paper for AI and Intellectual Property Rights covering industries such as bioinformatics and cybersecurity.
Tugce passed the Austrian Bar Exam with summa cum laude. Tugce is also a Visiting Researcher at the University of Oxford and a PhD student at the University of London where she also edits the Student Law Review, and is also the Editorial Board Member of the journal The Company Lawyer (Sweet & Maxwell / Thomson Reuters).