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Bruce Bent

Chief Financial Officer

Years of Real Estate Experience: 26

Years with Matthews Southwest: 26

After obtaining his Certified Public Accountant designation in Ontario, Canada, Bruce began his career in the construction and development business with Matthews Group Limited. In 1999, Bruce joined Matthews Southwest in Dallas, Texas with responsibilities including oversight of all legal, accounting, operational and structural issues of the MSW group of companies. The operation currently controls in excess of $200 million of real estate, has joint venture interest in an additional $300 million of real estate, and is responsible for in excess of $2 billion of construction.

Bruce's successful track record is due to enhancing both top and bottom line performance through a clear, consistent focus on margin improvement, cost management and effective analysis of possible business opportunities. He constantly assesses on the job performance to ensure costs are in line with projections and extras are kept to a minimum. Bruce also delivers results through strong leadership, team building and change implementation.