After attending Liceo Classico "Pigaffetta" in Vicenza, he graduated in 1977 with honors in Economics and Business at the University of Verona. In the same year, Mr. Peretti began cooperating with the family business and is currently Head of Peretti Group (Conceria Cristina S.p.A.) operating in the tanning sector and of the company Euroventilatori S.p.A., operating in the metalworking sector. Furthermore, he is a member of the Board of Directors of various companies operating in the chemical, financial and real estate sectors. In addition to the above, Mr. Peretti served from 1992 to 1997 and, subsequently, from 2010 to 2014 as Chairman of the Tanning Section of the Industrial Association of Vicenza; he was Vice-Chairman between 1997 and 2001 and is currently a member of the Board of Directors of that association. He is currently Vice-President of UNIC (National Tanning Industry Union) and Chairman of Graziano Peretti Onlus Foundation.