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. He is the global leader of Deloitte’s financial services blockchain consulting efforts and co-leads the global blockchain and cryptocurrency team. 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. Eric co-authored Taking Blockchain Live: 20 Questions That Must Be Answered to Move Beyond Proofs of Concept. He earned a Masters in Computer Science from University of Paris VI, France and a Masters in Economics from Cergy-Pontoise, France.