Over a 26 year career with Scotiabank International, during which he lived in Cayman Islands, Trinidad & Tobago, Puerto Rico and Jamaica, Bruce Bowen rose to be Senior Vice-President of Scotiabank's Caribbean business. Scotiabank is the largest and most successful financial institution in the Caribbean; providing banking, insurance and wealth management services across more than 20 countries. During his time in the Caribbean Bruce has been active in promoting economic and social development in the region, serving on numerous financial industry, private sector and non-profit boards.
Since retiring from Scotiabank in 2017 Bruce has established Rock Capital Partners, an investment bank and fund manager dedicated to expanding access to financing for Caribbean business, bringing non-traditional asset class opportunities to Caribbean investors and creating value by leveraging world-class leadership and experience
to growth opportunities in the region.