Future Planet Capital
Douglas is an experienced asset management professional dedicated to helping institutional investors and corporations achieve strategic investment objectives. He has a background in senior managerial positions at firms including Robeco Middle East, (CEO - ME, Africa & Central Asia), bfinance (Board Advisor and CEO - ME, Africa and Central Asia) and ABN AMRO Asset Management (Far East, Global & Regional leadership positions). Today, as Executive Chairman of Future Planet Capital, he is focused on connecting large investors, including sovereign wealth funds, with hard-to-access opportunities in technology and life sciences. Aside from commercial projects, Douglas is committed to a significant amount of pro-bono work and is highly engaged in politics. He sits on the Jesus College, Oxford, Campaign Board and on the Committee of the Poppy Ball. He is a Global Representative of Conservatives Abroad and stood as a Parliamentary Candidate at the 2015 UK General Election. He maintains a strong interest in the key themes of emerging market and impact investing and holds a firm belief in the positive power of profit - investing for good can also be good investing.