Christian Eggert

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Christian Eggert, Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Dr. Eggert has been the General Counsel and Head of Group Legal since August 2012, also serving as the Chief Compliance Officer. Prior to Orion, he worked as a lawyer in private practice for more than nine years, and with two major international law firms (one as a partner) while specializing in mergers & acquisitions, restructurings and corporate law. Dr. Eggert holds a law degree from the University of Münster, Germany, a doctorate degree from the University of Jena, Germany, and a master’s degree (LL.M) in comparative law from the University of Miami School of Law, Florida, USA. He is admitted to practice law in Germany, is a member of the American Bar Association and an elected fellow of the American Bar Foundation.