Cheryle Peikert – Chief Financial Officer


Cheryle Peikert is responsible for financial reporting and analysis, controllership, internal audit and controls, financial processes, tax, and treasury. She brings more than 25 years of global financial management experience to Ursus.

Before joining Ursus in 2015, she served as Controller at Bear Data Solutions, a leading I.T. services company, where she had responsibility for all facets of the organization’s financial strategy, planning, management, operations, and accounting.

Prior to Bear Data, Cheryle started as the first accountant and soon after was promoted to corporate controller at Robbins Scientific, a global manufacturer of biotech supplies and instruments, and helped build the Finance, Human Resources and IT functions within the company. Apogent Technologies acquired Robbins Scientific where she spent four years as a Division Controller post-acquisition.

Cheryle holds a Bachelor of Science degree from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo.