Corcentric names former Billtrust, CardConnect exec as new CFO

Cherry Hill-based Corcentric on Tuesday said Chuck Bernicker has joined the organization as chief financial officer. In this role, Bernicker will be responsible for the financial goals, management and strategy for the financial process automation firm.

“Chuck brings to Corcentric a wealth of financial services, financial technology and capital markets experience,” Matt Clark, president and chief operating officer at Corcentric, said. “As we look to substantially grow our customer base, his deep understanding of our business model will allow him to ensure we maximize our increasing financial returns and make the most of our existing book of business.”

Bernicker’s experience includes roles as CEO of South Mountain Merger Corp., which merged with Billtrust in January 2021. In addition, he served as chief financial officer of CardConnect prior to its sale to First Data (now FiServ) and as an executive director of Heartland Payment Systems. Bernicker also held leadership roles at Bank of America and TD Bank and is a former member of the Card Operations Risk Executive Council for Visa. Bernicker started his career in the audit group of Ernst & Young in its Philadelphia office.

“Corcentric has solidified itself as a leader in the complex world of B2B commerce, and I am excited to join the executive team that is pushing the company to new heights,” Bernicker said. “I look forward to working with our global team and board of directors advancing our position in B2B commerce.”