Bruce directs Courier Capital’s economic, strategic, and equity research platforms. He also is senior member of the firm’s investment strategy group and manages investment programs for some of the firm’s largest clients.
Bruce received his undergraduate degree in natural sciences from Daemen and SUNY Buffalo. He moved to NYC to attend New York Law School, earning a Juris Doctorate. Upon graduation he was recruited to manage investments for Chase Manhattan Bank’s Private Banking Division, which also sponsored his post graduate research in economics. He returned to Buffalo in 1985 to work for HSBC’s Private Clients’ Group. In addition to his investment management duties there, Bruce was a senior member of the Investment Strategy & Policy Committee for the Americas. He also served as President & Investment Products Director of a 350 bank consortium responsible for the design, development & implementation of investment and trading platforms in use by major institutions, worldwide. He joined Courier in 2000 and currently directs the firm’s Economic, Strategic and Equity Research platforms.
Bruce is an active member of several area endowment boards and committees. He is well known in the Buffalo not-for-profit community.