Barreto Jimeno, SJ, Pedro Ricardo
Order in College: Cardinal Priest
With Title: Santi Pietro e Paolo a Via Ostiense
Native Country: Peru
Appointed by: Pope Francis on 28 June 2018
Ecclesiastical Office:  Archbishop of Huancayo, Peru 
Papal Elector: Eligible; Ineligible on 12 February 2024

Cardinal Barreto Jimeno was born 12 February 1944 in Lima, Peru. He began his studies at the Jesuit novitiate in the Peruvian capital in 1961. He completed philosophical studies at the Faculty of the Society of Jesus in Alcalá de Henares, Spain, and his theological studies at the Pontifical and Civil Faculty of Lima. He obtained the title "Educador" from the Champagnat Pedagogical Institute of Lima. He was ordained a priest on 18 December 1971. He served as : assistant to the master of novices, professor and spiritual director of the Cristo Rey College in Tacna; parish priest and superior of the Tacna community; head of vocational pastoral ministry for the Province; spiritual director of the Francisco Javier College of Lima; superior of the novitiate, parish priest and superior of the Nuestra Señora de los Desamparados community in Lima, member of the provincial and consultor of the Province, parish priest and superior of the community in Ayacucho, parish priest and superior of the community in Tarma. On 9 November 2001 he was appointed titular bishop of Acufida and vicar apostolic of Jaén. He was ordained a bishop on 1 January 2002. On 17 July 2004 he was appointed Archbishop of Huancayo. He was second vice president of the Bishops' Conference of Peru from 2015 to 2018 and elected first Vice President in 2018. He has been President of the Commission for Social Action; member, then President, of the Justice and Solidarity Commission of the Episcopal Conference of Latin America (CELAM), Vice President and coordinator of the Pan-Amazon Ecclesial Network (REPAM), recipient of numerous awards for his commitment to justice, peace and social solidarity.