Bruce L. Towler
First Vice-President, Investment Advisor, Portfolio Manager
FCPA, FCA, CIM, CFP, FCSImore
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Bruce L. Towler
Bruce's career has spanned over thirty years in the professional services industry. The first part of his career was spent as a national award winning Chartered Accountant and security valuation specialist with Clarkson Gordon (later Ernst & Young) in Halifax. For the past twenty years he has specialized in investment and estate planning focusing on the financial and investment needs of high net worth individuals, trusts and foundations. Risk management is an overarching aspect of this overall investment management strategy.
Bruce is a graduate of Dalhousie University and an active member of the community. He has been involved as the Treasurer of the Dalhousie University Board of Governors, Elder and Chair of the St. Andrew's Church Board, President of the Dalhousie Alumni Association, Treasurer of the Phoenix House Shelter for Youth, President of the Halifax Help Line and a fundraiser for the QEII Health Sciences Centre, the IWK Health Centre, the Salvation Army, Symphony Nova Scotia and Cystic Fibrosis Canada.
In addition to his community activities his professional volunteerism includes serving as chair of the CIBC Wood Gundy National Advisory Board as well as President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nova Scotia. He has also lectured for the Atlantic School of Chartered Accountancy in the areas of finance, security valuation and taxation.