Bruce H. Lipnick
Chief Executive Officer, Chairman, Founder
Type of Business: Investment firm
Major Products and Services: Alternative investment management services
Marketing Area: International
Years in Position: 16
Years in Profession: 40
Day-to-Day Responsibilities: Overseeing daily business operations and new product development
Expertise: Product development; Asset allocation investments
Educational Background: Bachelor of Science in Finance and Economics, Long Island University (1969)
Awards/Honors: Lifetime Achievement Award, YJP (2010); Lifetime Award for Humanitarian Giving, Hedge Funds Care (2008); Entrepreneur of the Year, Ernest & Young (2002)
Philanthropy: Board of Directors, Federal Enforcement Homeland Security Foundation
What do you attribute your success to? He attributes his success to his innovation and persistence.
How did you get involved in your profession? He became involved in his profession because he started managing the finances of a wealthy family while in college. When he realized that he had an aptitude for this, he bought a seat on the Chicago Board of Operation Exchange.
Where will you be in five years? In five years, Mr. Lipnick hopes to develop new ideas and launch a new entertainment company.