Bruce Heyman

Bruce Heyman is an American businessman and served as the United States Ambassador to Canada from April 2014 to January 2017, under President Barack Obama.

Bruce has spent more than 30 years at Goldman Sachs, initially as a Chicago-based investment banker, then as Vice President, and eventually as the managing director of private wealth management from 1999 to 2014.

Bruce has interned at the U.S. House of Representatives for Congressman Charles Whalen (R-OH), and was a researcher for the Small Business Committee and Restraint of Trade Subcommittee in 1979.

Bruce has previously served as a board member for the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and the Northwestern Memorial Hospital Foundation. He also served as an advisor to the Fix the Debt CEO Council of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, and has been a member of The Economic Club of Chicago, The Executives' Club of Chicago, and the Facing History and Ourselves Chicago Advisory Board.

As the U.S. Ambassador to Canada, Bruce became a member of the Fulbright Canada Board of Directors. Canadian Business named him as one of the Top 50 Most Powerful Business People in 2014 and 2016.

In 2015, Bruce gave the keynote address at Niagara University's commencement ceremony and was presented an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters.

Bruce Heyman is an American businessman and served as the United States Ambassador to Canada from April 2014 to January 2017, under President Barack Obama.

Bruce has spent more than 30 years at Goldman Sachs, initially as a Chicago-based investment banker, then as Vice President, and eventually as the managing director of private wealth management from 1999 to 2014.

Bruce has interned at the U.S. House of Representatives for Congressman Charles Whalen (R-OH), and was a researcher for the Small Business Committee and Restraint of Trade Subcommittee in 1979.

Bruce has previously served as a board member for the Chicago Council on Global Affairs and the Northwestern Memorial Hospital Foundation. He also served as an advisor to the Fix the Debt CEO Council of the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, and has been a member of The Economic Club of Chicago, The Executives' Club of Chicago, and the Facing History and Ourselves Chicago Advisory Board.

As the U.S. Ambassador to Canada, Bruce became a member of the Fulbright Canada Board of Directors. Canadian Business named him as one of the Top 50 Most Powerful Business People in 2014 and 2016.

In 2015, Bruce gave the keynote address at Niagara University's commencement ceremony and was presented an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters.