Doug has qualifications from Wits University in economics, accounting and business administration. He enjoyed a long career in marketing and advertising, during which he headed up two of the country’s larger advertising agencies.
Doug’s natural passion for investments and financial planning inevitably drew him into the field of wealth management, and his appointment with API in 2002. In API Doug found a comfortable fit with the professionalism of the firm and his enthusiasm for working with clients. Together with his professionalism and his natural drive for success, these attributes have enabled him to develop an extensive client base and a professional knowledge of the industry both domestically and offshore.
Doug is married with three adult children. When he is not at his desk servicing his clients, he can usually be found on the golf course or enthusiastically sharing his socio/economic/political commentaries with friends and colleagues.