Bruce has extensive experience in financial reporting, auditing and corporate governance. He retired from Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu in 2011, where he was an audit partner and head of the firm's National Accounting Technical Group. While at Deloitte, Bruce provided advice on technical accounting and reporting, corporations law and corporate governance matters and contributed to a number of international projects.
Bruce is a past member, deputy chairman, acting chairman and CEO of the Australian Accounting Standards Board and a past member of the Victorian Divisional Council of CPA Australia. He is currently a director of the iMove cooperative research centre. Bruce joined Holmesglen’s Board in March 2013. He chairs the board's Audit Committee and is a member of the Quality Committee.