Bruce Walton joined Battalia Winston (BW) in January of 2010 as a Partner in the firm’s Boston Office. Bruce has 25 years of executive recruiting experience. He primarily recruits CEOs and their direct reports to mid-cap industrial, technology, and family-owned businesses.

Before joining BW, Bruce was a Managing Director at Conley & Company, a boutique executive search firm in Boston. Prior to that he was a Partner with Heidrick & Struggles after 10 years as a recruiter with Russell Reynolds Associates. Before entering the search industry, Bruce spent 7 years in sales and regional marketing roles with IBM.

A former deck officer in the U.S. Navy, Bruce earned an A.B. in Sociology from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. He is a past-president of the Harvard Business School Association of Boston.

Bruce resides with his wife Nancy and their two children in Needham, Massachusetts. He enjoys golf, tennis, and boating on Cape Cod.