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Eric Piscini

Principal Global Blockchain Leader, Deloitte

Eric Piscini is a principal with Deloitte Consulting’s financial services practice, with 20 years of experience defining innovative strategies and solutions for his clients. He focuses on digital transformations, fintech, blockchain and innovation, among other areas. Eric serves global financial institutions – particularly with banking and digital payments companies – as well as technology companies and regulators.

Eric is the global leader of Deloitte’s financial services blockchain consulting efforts and co-leads the global blockchain and cryptocurrency team. As part of his global function, Eric develops blockchain strategies and solutions for his clients and leads teams to bring blockchain technologies to reality. In May 2017, Bank Innovation said “Deloitte [is] making sure strides in leading the pack” in blockchain and that financial institutions "should follow Deloitte’s blockchain lead." In August, Constellation Research wrote that “Deloitte has the most comprehensive [blockchain] effort of any of the professional services firms."

Eric also leads Deloitte’sdigital transformation and innovation service line for financial services in the U.S., developing software assets to accelerate the delivery of projects and enable organization to quickly benefit from new technologies such as robot process automation, artificial intelligence, API, blockchain and IoT.

Eric regularly speaks and writes on blockchain.He has been quoted on blockchain and cryptocurrencies in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Bloomberg Businessweek, Forbes, American Banker and CoinDesk.

He earned a Masters in Computer Science from University of Paris VI, France and a Masters in Economics from Cergy-Pontoise, France.

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Blockchain provides the ability to perform peer-to-peer, real-time, immutable and trusted transactions without the requirement of a third party. Cryptocurrencies – with Bitcoin as a trailblazer – have been the first and largest success of blockchain implementations so far. Besides currency, many businesses have been considering, and implementing,...