Mr. Tiedemann has 34 years of accounting experience in various industries, including venture capital, healthcare and life sciences, medical diagnostics, information technology, and various consumer industry segments. He has worked with companies from seed funding through IPO. He manages BMP’s Fund reporting program and specializes in partnership taxation. He supports the Fund’s communications with its limited partners responding to various reporting and analytic requests. Over his career, Bruce has served as Chief Financial Officer for numerous start-up companies, in addition to six previous venture capital organizations. As Chief Financial Officer, he has supported fund formations, assisted in fund raising activities, participated in negotiating venture capital investments, and helped facilitate subsequent IPO’s and portfolio company acquisitions. Bruce has provided accounting support for several portfolio companies, including PAREXEL International, MedAptus, Cornerstone Holdings, and Healthcare First. Bruce founded Tiedemann & Company in 1998, a certified public accounting firm in Newton, Massachusetts specializing in tax and accounting services to small businesses. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Bentley University and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants.