Bruce Bent II is the President and Vice Chairman of Double Rock Corporation; a leading financial technology firm that offers the most innovative cash related and cash management solutions to the retail market, bank, broker-dealer, and qualified plan. Bent is also a senior executive at the wholly owned affiliates and subsidiary companies of Double Rock including Landing Rock Group LLC, Island Intellectual Property LLC, LIDs Capital LLC, Intrasweep LLC, and Access Control Advantage, Inc.
Bent is a pioneer in the retirement services and cash management business. His entrepreneurial drive and vision have significantly contributed to some of the most relevant and influential technologies and products in the financial service industry. Moreover, his innovative processes are the basis for all the Rock companies are recognized as the standard in their various markets. Bent has spent his career in the business where his contributions and work in the development of expanded FDIC-insured programs and cash sweep programs that have helped turn the landscape of capital management into a multi-trillion dollar field. His efforts at the Access Control Advantage have availed an automated defined loan contribution solution that reduces plan participant’s borrowing by an average of 25 percent. Bent currently shares the responsibility of determining the strategic direction for every firm.
A former member of New York Entrepreneur’s Organization, Bent has also served on the President’s Scenic Hudson Advisory Council; a land trust and environmental organization that preserves, restores, and protects the Hudson River and its environs as a natural and public resource. Bent is currently a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization; a broad network connecting over 10,000 young business leaders from across the world where he was also the Financial Chairman of its Manhattan Gotham Chapter.
Additionally, Bent has participated in several entrepreneurial ventures including financial technologies, consumer goods, healthcare finance, business consulting, intellectual property, asset management, and pharmaceuticals. Quoted in many publications including Financial Times, New York Times, and Wall Street Journal, Bent previously wrote a column on investing in the China Press and World Journal. Bent went to Northeastern University where he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Philosophy.
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