Bruce Takefman, founder and president of Research Consultants International, leads a seasoned and enthused team that provides economic development consulting for some of the world’s most prominent EDOs. Bruce understands international markets, having worked with clients based across the United States, Canada, Europe, South America and Asia. Bruce’s work amongst different continents enables him to maximize the potential for his clients to seize global opportunities.
Bruce’s experience has led him to work extensively with a wide array of clients touching upon various industries such as the biotech and agriculture, aerospace and aviation, IT, financial services, medical, advanced manufacturing, and renewable energy sectors among others. His work to date and large network has led to millions in new investment opportunities for regions around the world. Furthermore, Bruce possesses a strong knowledge of trade shows, having helped prepare clients to attend some of the world’s most prestigious shows.
Bruce leverages these networking opportunities for his clients by securing meetings with upper management executives. Bruce earned his Bachelor of Commerce from the John Molson School of Business at Concordia University in Montréal, Québec. He earned his major in marketing. Bruce is also a proud member of the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).