Robert L. Douglas

  • A founding member and President of the Golden Triangle Angelnet, a not-for-profit corporation created to bring together angel investors and high potential companies in the Guelph/Waterloo region of southwestern Ontario.

    A chartered accountant by profession, Rob is distinguished by his strong entrepreneurial spirit and his wealth of experience in owning and managing private businesses. Rob’s business career spans more than three decades, with employment experience ranging from investment counselling with a major Canadian brokerage to senior financial management with a large, multi-plant manufacturing company.

    Since 1978, Rob has pursued interests as an owner and partner in several successful private businesses. With overall responsibility for managing businesses, Rob has developed strong skills in strategic planning, business plan execution, process analysis and human resource development.

    As an angel investor, Rob currently holds equity positions in several early-stage growth companies. He provides management services to these organizations and sits as a member of their boards of directors.

    As well as his chartered accountancy designation, Rob holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Toronto.