Helping Accountants & SMEs to create a better business, and a better life.
Global Thought Leader & Strategist to SMEs and SMPs (small medium sized accounting practices).
An Entrepreneur skilled in Strategic Planning, Marketing (especially Digital Marketing), and Offshoring/Outsourcing.
Started his professional career as a Chartered Accountant in Australia. Now located in Asia.
About Marc Bruce
Founder & CEO - TNG Global
Born: Sydney, Australia
Lives: South-east Asia (Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines)
University: UNSW in Sydney (1979 to 1983)
Chartered Accountant: ICAA - Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia (1985 to 2010)
TNG Global: True North Group or "TNG Global" (1990 - Current)
Marc Bruce started his career with Pannell Kerr Forster (PKF), a top 10 global accounting firm, and spent 9 years in their Sydney & London offices. In London, Marc worked in the corporate advisory division responsible for due diligence and acquisitions.
In 1990, Marc established True North Group (TNG), one of the first truly multi-disciplinary professional practices (MDP) consisting of accountants, financial planners and business consultants with operations in Australia, New Zealand, the United States, Canada, the UK, Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong.
Australia’s Business Review Weekly magazine in 1999, listed True North Group as Australia’s #1 fastest growing firm. Crucial to his success has been his ability to extend beyond traditional accounting skills to other services such as Business Consulting and Financial Planning.
Marc Bruce is a world authority on consulting to small & medium sized business, with an emphasis on strategic planning and corporate advisory services. He has worked with over 10,000 Practicing Accountants & Lawyers and their clients across 12 countries. He has been a speaker for the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and CPA Australia on the topic “The Accountant as Business Advisor”, and has facilitated workshops for the ACCA and ISCA in Singapore and the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA).
Marc toured Australia with Michael Gerber, author of “The E-Myth Revisited”, speaking to over 3,000 people across 8 venues. Marc was a guest speaker for internationally acclaimed personal development guru, Anthony Robbins at “Wealth Mastery” in 1999 and 2001. Over 2,000 delegates attended these events.
Marc prides himself in assisting professional practitioners and their clients around the world to expand their businesses and improve their quality of life. His track record is outstanding demonstrated by an array of client testimonials.
Chau Yap, CEO YYC Chartered Accountants
"We have grown more than 500% from the time we first met
Marc Bruce until now.
We started our advisory division after we engaged TNG’s services, and with Marc's advice we are able to stay ahead of others and offer what clients genuinely value".
[click here for YYC testimonial]