Wolf Piccoli

Wolfango Piccoli is a leading political expert on Turkey, Italy, and Greece. He advises the CIOs and CEOs of the world's top financial institutions and corporates.


Dr Wolf Piccoli – Europe political risk analyst specializing in the politics of Turkey, Italy, and Greece. He co-leads Teneo’s geopolitical risk advisory group, and serves as director of research. As part of the firm’s consulting services, he advises the CIOs and CEOs of a select group of asset managers and several of the world’s largest multinational corporations.

As a political scientist, Wolf holds a Ph.D. in International Politics from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth. During his time living in Turkey he completed his M.A. in International Relations from the University of Bilkent (Ankara). He is co-author of Turkey at the Crossroads: Ottoman Legacies and a Greater Middle East.

Wolf has extensive experience working closely with clients to incorporate his research within a variety of business strategies and investment frameworks.

Prior to joining Teneo, Wolf was the director of the London office and led the Europe practice at Eurasia Group. He often appears on major TV networks and is frequently quoted in the world’s leading newspapers in Italian, Turkish, and English.


Wolf Piccoli on Turkish Politics


GREECE: Struggling with crisis management

( 5 mins) The government is increasingly struggling to maintain an image of competence and sensible management of the public health emergency. Meanwhile, the budget is off track after just the first month of the year due to

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ITALY: Jumping on Draghi’s bus

( 3 mins) Prime Minister-designate Mario Draghi will wrap up his consultations with political parties on 6 February, when he meets delegations from the Lega and the Five Star Movement (M5S), and then decide whether he has enough

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ITALY: Mediator struggling

( 2 mins) President Sergio Mattarella will meet the Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies, Roberto Fico, this evening (2 February). Recall that last week, Fico was tasked by Mattarella to lead the efforts to find a compromise

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ITALY: Crisis set to fester for a bit longer

( 2 mins) Press play to listen While today (29 January) marks the third and final day of the formal consultations held by President Sergio Mattarella with party delegations, a solution to the government crisis is still not

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ITALY: No quick fix

( 3 mins) Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte resigned on 26 January, just one week after he barely survived a confidence vote in the Senate that highlighted the weakness of his coalition government. Conte tendered his resignation to President

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#Draghi's "bill" after less than a month in office:
--Turmoil within the M5S and many defections rom the party
--PD leader N Zingaretti just resigned
--Who's next?

The Greek BIG state cares for all. #Greece

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