W. Bruce Turner
W. Bruce Turner joined MoneyGram International as a director in May 2010. His other directorships include GTECH Holdings Corp, Gtech Corporation, Lottomatica SpA and Ameristar Casinos.
Prior to joining MoneyGram, Turner served as the Chief Executive Officer of Lottomatica Group S.p.A. (a/k/a, Lottomatica SpA) until December 31, 2007 and also acted as its General Manager. Turner earlier experience included serving as the President and Chief Executive Officer of GTECH Holdings Corp. and as the Chief Executive Officer of GTECH Corporation, a subsidiary of GTECH Holdings Corp. Additionally, he acted as Chairman of GTECH Holdings Corp. and ... Interim Chief Executive Officer. Following his temporary appointment, he served as President of GTECH Corporation until May 3, 2007.
Prior to joining GTECH, Turner worked as an Investment Analyst in the gaming and leisure industry and served as Managing Director over Equity Research for Salomon Smith Barney (formerly Salomon Brothers). Prior to Salomon Smith Barney, Mr. Turner served as the Director of Leisure Equity Research with Raymond James & Associates, and served as a Supervisor of Customer Relations for Tampa Electric Company. Prior to entering the private sector, he served as a Field Artillery Officer in the United States Army.
Turner is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. He also received a Master of Arts in Management and Supervision from Central Michigan University and a Masters in Business Administration degree from the University of Tampa in Tampa, Florida.