Josef Schumacher

Josef Schumacher

Josef is a consultant in Frontier’s Cologne office working across the Competition and Energy practices.

He combines strong attention to detail and careful use of econometric techniques with original conceptual thinking to answer complex economic questions. In his recent projects, Josef assessed the effects of an LNG terminal on competition in European gas markets and considered the feasibility of a production pathway for sustainable aviation fuel. In competition, Josef has advised clients in an abuse of dominance investigation in the aviation sector as well as in a Cartel follow-on damages litigation.

Before joining Frontier, Josef worked in the Bank of England’s EU Withdrawal Unit, where he analysed the impact of adverse Brexit outcomes on the UK real economy and financial sector.

Josef holds a MSc in Economics from the London School of Economics and a BA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of Essex. He is bilingual speaking English and German.