AJ Bergmann


AJ Bergmann is currently the Chief Financial Officer of Capricor Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAPR). Mr. Bergmann joined Capricor in 2011 and he also serves as the Company’s corporate treasurer. During his time at Capricor, Mr. Bergmann directly coordinated the Company’s reverse merger and subsequent uplisting to the NASDAQ and financings yielding over $100.0 million, to date. He has experience in developing corporate and financial strategy alternatives and executing strategic plans. Mr. Bergmann manages the Company’s finance, accounting, business development, and human resource functions. Prior to joining Capricor, Mr. Bergmann had experience in accounting, finance, and operations management of companies ranging in size from start-ups to mid-size companies. Most recently he was with the business management firm, Gettleson, Witzer, and O’Connor, in Beverly Hills, California, where he focused on accounting and finance for several production studios generating motion picture releases and worldwide revenue that exceeded $1 billion. The firm’s clients included foundations, trusts, and independent actors, writers, producers and directors across the entertainment industry. While at the firm, he focused on budgeting, tax forecasting, and asset management. Earlier in his career, Mr. Bergmann served in financial positions in various industries. Mr. Bergmann graduated from Providence College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Management and a minor in Finance. He has an M.B.A. from the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business.