Panelist Profile


Matthew C. Wagner

Matthew C. Wagner, General Counsel (US)


Matthew C. Wagner is General Counsel of PDC Beauty & Wellness, Co.

PDC is a global leader in beauty and wellness, with a portfolio of category-leading brands including Cantu®, Dr Teal's®, Eylure®, and Body Fantasies®. PDC's products can be found at major mass, chain drug, grocery and specialty retailers throughout the US, UK and in over 60 markets around the world.

Matt joined PDC as GC in October 2018. He had acted as outside general counsel for more than ten years, while he was a Partner and Chair of the IP Practice Group at the law firm Diserio Martin. Prior to that, he was a Partner at Collen IP law firm in New York. Matt is an active member of AIPLA, where he is currently a member of the Board of Directors and immediate past-chair of the Copyright Law Committee. He is also a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation.