Doug took early retirement as an audit partner with KPMG after a 32 year career to pursue other business, community and personal interests. While at KPMG he worked with businesses in the chemical, plastics, pharmaceutical/life sciences sectors and industrial markets in general. Although retired from KPMG, Doug is extremely active and currently serving as a Trusted Business and Financial Advisor to small and mid-sized business owners and high net worth individuals and helps them better manage their business and personal affairs. Doug is also a Strategic Advisor to Brickbase Business Professional Support Services, a start-up business which specializes in business process transformation and combines state-of-the-art cloud-based technology and on-demand, top-tier personalized professional services.
Doug is a member of UTM Campus Council, is actively engaged mentoring many UTM business students and graduates and is a recent recipient of an Arbor Award from the university. He is also very active in many other community activities including being a key member of the Board Fundraising Committee of the Nature Conservancy of Canada – Ontario and supporting an organization that provides disabled youth the opportunity to learn to ski/snowboard.