Bruce is the Managing Member and founder of Axcel Partners, a private equity investment partnership. Amongst its’ currently p01tfolio of investments is majority ownership in two Israeli technology companies.
Bruce has focused his philanthropic efforts principally on activities tied to Jewish life on campus and Israel. Bruce served as the Chairman of the Executive Committee of Hillel International and remains actively involved in the organization. He is a member of the Board of Governors of the Jewish Agency and of MASA. Bruce was a founding board member of Tamid, a campus-based organization that connects business-minded college students to Israel. He is a member of the Board of Governors of The Technion. He was previously Chair of the Board of THE ASSOCIATED: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore and was a long-time member of the Board of JFNA.
Mr. Sholk received a Masters in Business Administration from Carnegie-Mellon University. He and his wife, Beth Kaplan, have two sons.