Steen Treumer was Professor of Public Procurement Law and Privatization Law at the Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen. He published his prize awarded Ph.D.-dissertation in 2000 on the principle of equal treatment of tenderers in the EU public procurement rules. His numerous international publications on public procurement law include many in the leading international journal Public Procurement Law Review which he has co-edited as from 2006. Steen Treumer is also editing the European Procurement Law Series together with Professor Roberto Caranta. Among his works are Modernising Public Procurement (editor with Professor Mario Comba), Edward Elgar Publishing 2018; Udbudsloven (on the Danish Public Procurement Act), editor Steen Treumer (34 authors), Ex Tuto Publishing 2016; The Applied Law and Economics of Public Procurement (editor with Professor Gustavo Piga), Routledge 2013 and Competitive Dialogue in the EU (editor with Professor Sue Arrowsmith), Cambridge University Press 2012.
Steen Treumer was a member of the Complaints Board for Public Procurement that is the primary enforcement body in the field in Denmark and former Chairman of the Danish Association for Public Procurement Law. He has also been a consultant in numerous public procurement cases and has arranged more than 30 international conferences and seminars including two global public procurement conferences in 2010 in collaboration with Professor Sue Arrowsmith, University of Nottingham.