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Bruce Reading

President & CEO

As President and CEO of VoltDB, Bruce Reading brings nearly 30 years of experience building teams and creating business value in a variety of strategic roles including sales, marketing, asset management, mergers & acquisitions and operations.

Before joining VoltDB, Bruce was senior vice president and general manager for Compuware Corporation (formerly NASDAQ:CPWR). Prior to Compuware, he spent six years as president, chief operating officer and senior vice president at Gomez, Inc. Previously, Bruce served in senior management capacities at Access International, Cayman Systems and Dictaphone Corporation.  A native Canadian, Bruce maintains an active role in the startup community as a seed investor and board member to several early stage companies, is a father to four great kids, and is an avid hockey fan. 


Bruce received his BS in Economics from McMaster University. Bruce helped build Boston-based Care 2 Communities (formerly Containers 2 Clinics), a non-profit focused on saving lives by delivering sustainable primary health care to women and children in developing countries, and was chair of the board of directors for many years.