Gerald Herman

Bruker has appointed Gerald Herman as interim CFO effective March 17. Herman was also recently appointed as principal accounting officer for the company, and he will assume his additional responsibilities as interim CFO following the departure of current CFO Anthony Mattacchione, whose resignation was announced in February. Herman joined the company in 2016 as vice president and corporate controller. Prior to that, he held senior executive positions with various publicly traded companies including Parexel International and Presstek.

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