Tine Van den Haute
European Competition Law Counsel
Merck Sharp & Dohme Europe Inc


Tine Van den Haute obtained her law degree at Gent University in 2007 magna cum laude.  In 2008-2009, she completed her LL.M. degree at New York University in Corporate Law with a scholarship from the Belgian American Educational Foundation.  She is fluent in Dutch, English and French.  She has worked as a summer intern at the Litigation Department of Allen & Overy in 2006 and was a stagiaire at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton in the Corporate and Competition departments in 2007-2008.  In 2009, she became an associate at Cleary Gottlieb in the European and Belgian competition department.  She has been working for Merck Sharp & Dohme as a seconded competition lawyer in 2011 and 2012 and she joined MSD Europe, Inc in 2012 as the Legal Lead for Central Europe North and the European Competition law subject matter expert.