Since establishing Raines International Inc., Bruce has built one of the country’s preeminent retained executive search firms and has become recognized as an industry leader. In that regard, he was recognized by the Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC) for his contributions to the profession and community, as the recipient of the Organization’s 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award. Bruce began the firm with a specific focus on executive search within the finance spectrum. He has since evolved and expanded the company’s areas of expertise, breadth, and scope to include senior management positions across a broad scope of industries and functions.
Personal assignments for Bruce have included all areas of general management, finance, strategy, marketing and sales, M&A / integration, and related functions. He has successfully recruited Chief Executive Officers and Chief Operating Officers, as well as other “C-Suite” executives and their direct reports for global, publicly held organizations, major financial institutions and private equity firms, not-for-profits, and a select group of smaller privately held companies.