Doug has been President & CEO of DUCA Financial Services Credit Union Ltd. since November 2016. During this time he has been leading the ongoing investment in people, process, technology and in communities, as he and the DUCA team transform the organization into a High-Touch and High-Tech Credit Union able to deliver trusted financial care for the best-interests of all whom DUCA serves.
Doug championed and led the development and launch of DUCA’s unique charitable foundation – the DUCA Impact Lab in 2018. Its purpose is to research, develop and launch new approaches to banking and finance for positive social impact and to achieve “banking that benefits all”.
Throughout Doug’s tenure, he has championed DUCA’s mighty mission and purpose: Helping people and businesses Do more, Be more, and Achieve more. Whether it’s helping Individuals and businesses with their everyday finances, advising on investments and wealth building, providing complex financial arrangements for large enterprises, or supporting society’s underbanked through the DUCA Impact Lab, Doug is proud to play a role in caring for Members, Employees, and Communities.
Trained as a CPA and CA, Doug has senior executive background in banking, insurance, investments, and capital markets internationally. He served previously as the CEO of Manulife Bank & Trust, head of Canadian investment products at Manulife, and was CFO of Manulife Japan Division.
Outside of work, Doug is a devoted father and husband, living in Burlington with his wife and two children. He is active in Community causes as a volunteer and enjoys cycling, snowboarding, and skiing. A lifelong learner, Doug is endlessly curious and is an avid reader.