Chief Financial Officer
John Capasso is the Chief Financial Officer of Gerber Scientific, Inc. Prior to joining Gerber Scientific, John served as the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Varel International Energy Services, a leading global supplier of drill bits and completion tools for the oil and gas and mining industries, where he was responsible their Finance, IT and HR functions. He also led their successful sale of the business in 2014. Before joining Varel International Energy Services, Capasso was the CFO of Formed Fiber Technologies, a leading supplier of thermoformed components to the automotive industry. Previously, Capasso worked for SPX Corporation in a number of global financial and operating leadership roles and in financial leadership roles with Cubic Corporation. Capasso started his career with PriceWaterhouseCoopers and is a Certified Public Accountant. Capasso has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, lean manufacturing initiatives and IT systems implementations. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Boston College and attended NYU’s Stern School of Business MBA program.