After attending Ridley, Bruce earned a B.Sc. (Hons.) from Queen's University and an M.B.A. from Harvard University. Bruce is President and CEO of Permian Industries Limited, a Toronto-based management and holding company with interests in the North American food processing, technology and water purification industries. He is a Director of BMO Financial Group (chair of their Risk Review Committee), Gardiner Group Capital Limited, Garbell Holdings Ltd., Integrated Solutions Group, Inc., and Trophy Foods Inc., a member of the Board of Trustees (Vice-Chair of the Finance Committee) and Councillor of Queen’s University and a Trustee of the Ridley College Foundation. He previously served on the Board and executive committees of Ridley College and UNICEF Canada, as a director of CFM Corporation, GSW Inc., Ajax Precision Manufacturing Limited, Chairman of Promanad Communications Inc. and Corvair Oils Ltd., and President of The Toronto Golf Club.