Bruce is a Chartered Accountant with many years of finance and accounting experience in private sector enterprises across the property, software, manufacturing and publishing industries. He gained his professional accounting qualification at PwC Brisbane and has more recently increased his focus in the Not-for-Profit charitable sector.

Bruce holds a Bachelor of Business from the Queensland University of Technology. He is a Chartered Governance Professional and Associate of The Chartered Governance Institute, and a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.