Born in 1974 in Pordenone, Matteo Zoppas graduated in Business Economics at the Luigi Bocconi University in Milan. Subsequently he earned two Masters at CUOA in Lean Manufacturing and in Business Administration.

After serving as an analyst at the Mediobanca Investments Office from 2002 to 2003, he was a member of the Board of Operation Smile Italia and of the Central Board of Confindustria.

He is a member of the Board of Acqua Minerale San Benedetto SpA. Elected President of Confindustria Venezia in 2013, from May 2015, he was President of Confindustria Venice - Metropolitan Area of Venice and Rovigo - and  from 2017 to 2019 President of Confindustria Veneto.