Professor of Practice and the Elizabeth B. Strickler '86 and Mark T. Gallogly '86; Faculty Director of the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise, Columbia Business School
Bruce teaches on the intersection of finance and social and environmental issues, and is a recipient of the Singhvi Prize for Scholarship in the Classroom and the Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence. Prior to his work at Columbia, Bruce was CEO of EcoSecurities Group, which developed greenhouse gas emission reduction projects in developing countries. EcoSecurities was acquired by J.P.Morgan in 2009. Bruce was previously the co-founder and CEO of TreasuryConnect, which provided electronic trading solutions to banks and was acquired in 2001. Prior to that, he worked in financial services in New York and Tokyo. Bruce is an active investor and adviser to entrepreneurial ventures focused on climate change and clean energy (UsherWorks.com). He is a board member of Community Energy and OptiRTC and chair of the Tamer Fund for Social Ventures.