Bruce’s considerable experience in implementing financial information systems has made him an invaluable member of Pelican’s financial team. As Vice President—Controller, Bruce directs a wide range of financial functions including internal and external financial reporting and supporting Pelican’s management team by conveying economic results and assisting in the formulation of sound financial and operational decisions.
He has more than 20 years of experience in accounting, finance and operations management, which includes a comprehensive background in the area of consumer product manufacturing. He has honed his skills with a range of privately and publicly held companies, working as a controller for Bird, Unified Grocers, Rentech and Loot Crate, as well as a strong public accounting background with Ernst and Young.
Bruce holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Loyola Marymount University and has earned additional certifications at the USC Marshall School of Business.