Bruce joined RBC over 25 years ago. He is currently the vice-president responsible for the equipment financing business across Canada, a position he has held for the past seven years. Over his RBC career, Bruce has held positions within commercial banking, internal audit and agriculture. Prior to joining RBC Bruce held senior positions with a government lending agency as well as other financial institutions. He has worked with thousands of customers from small businesses to the largest Canadian corporations, helping them protect and grow their business. Bruce has provided advice and counsel across many industries including agriculture, aerospace, public sector, manufacturing, transportation and energy to name a few. He has served on several boards and industry associations as a volunteer. Bruce was born on a family farm in Saskatchewan and has lived in six Canadian provinces as well as worked in the United States. Bruce holds a degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Saskatchewan and a Masters of Business Administration from Simon Fraser University. He currently resides in Montreal with his family.