Perry is the Co-Founder and Group Chief Executive and is responsible to the Board and shareholders for the strategic direction and overall management of Pinnacle Group. Perry chairs the executive committee comprising the MDs of the group businesses and the heads of the Groups central functions.

After university, Perry started his working life as a fund manager but left the City to co-found a property services business in the early 1980s. It was this business that in the late ‘90s acquired two businesses which had commenced providing outsourced housing management services to Local Authorities in the UK. From this base, Perry has led the expansion of Pinnacle Group which is now a leading private sector provider of services and investment into the social and physical regeneration of communities. Perry graduated from Exeter University with a degree in Economics and Politics.