Matteo Perruccio

Matteo Perruccio

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Matteo Dante Perruccio is President International and Partner at Wave Digital Assets, a Digital Asset management firm that combines venture capital, fund, and wealth management competencies. Perruccio is a seasoned veteran who has spent over 35 years in various strategic and leadership roles across the asset management industry, most recently as a Non-Executive Director and Global Head of Key Clients & Strategic Partners at Jupiter asset management, a $60b FTSE asset manager based in the UK. He was also the CEO of Pioneer Investment Management and Vice Chairman of Pioneer Alternative Investments (now Amundi). Perruccio also founded Alternative Investment advisory boutique Hermes BPK, a joint venture with the British Telecom Pension Scheme. In addition, he has extensive experience in the family office space, having served as chairman of Secofind Multifamily Office.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • As CEO of Pioneer Investments, he was responsible for global distribution and commercial strategy and was CEO of $90b Italian asset manager.

  • He was also responsible for Pioneer's global wholesale and institutional distribution business in 20 c in 20 c in 20 c in 20 c in 20 countries.

  • He was an Executive Director and Head of Financial Institutions - EMEA at American Express Bank.


  • Perruccio has been featured in various financial media outlets, including Blockworks, Forbes, Financial News, ETF Express, and more.

  • He was a speaker at Paris Blockchain Week.

  • He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.