John Peracchio is the managing member of Peracchio & Company, LLC. Mr. Peracchioestablished this entity as a platform to identify investment opportunities and provide consulting services to businesses and investors in the intelligent transportation systems, product and technology space. Mr. Peracchio is particularly interested in companies developing and deploying technologies that can be used to improve transportation mobility, sustainability, and safety. Mr. Peracchio was appointed co-chair of the newly created Michigan Council on Future Mobility by Governor Rick Snyder in February, 2017. By law, the council is charged with providing policy recommendations to promote the development of technologies for autonomous motor vehicles, connected vehicles, and to enhance personal mobility.
Mr. Peracchio is active with the Intelligent Transportation Society of America and the Intelligent Transportation Systems Society of Canada, associations of public and private entities operating in the intelligent transportation systems and vehicle infrastructure integration space around the world. He is a member of the Policy and Business Council of ITS America and chairs that group’s Investment and Technology Committee. He served on the Board of Directors of the World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems and as chair of the International Program Committee for the 2011 ITS World Congress in Orlando, Florida with responsibility for organizing all technical, special, executive, and plenary sessions at this event along with providing representation from The Americas at the 2009 ITS World Congress in Stockholm, Sweden and the 2010 ITS World Congress in Busan, Korea.