Cesare Cantucci was born in Arezzo on 19 December 1948 and lives there. After taking a degree in architecture from the University of Florence in the year 1975, he subsequently qualified to practice the profession. He performed his professional activity mostly for private clients in the sector of conservative restoration, operations of maintenance and renovation of the existing building stock and interior architecture.
His non-professional interests include the study of Renaissance painting, in particular that of Venice, upon which he has published articles in local and national journals. He has been a member of the Steering Committee of the Ente Cassa di Risparmio di Firenze since 2000.