President & CEO
Douglas is a Professional Engineer with over 20 years of senior operational and general management experience with multiple successes in the development and management of new technical businesses in a variety of industrial environments. He assumed the role of President and CEO after leading the management buyout of TECTA-PDS from Veolia Water in 2016. With sales in over 50 countries, he guides the organization as it pursues its mandate of revolutionizing the microbiological monitoring of water. He joined the company as Vice President, Operations in 2005 as its second employee and played a key role in the success that led to its acquisition and subsequent re-branding as ENDETEC, Veolia Water’s expert in water quality monitoring and Smart Water Networks. Prior to TECTA-PDS, he directed the creation of a multi-million dollar business and Greenfield manufacturing facility that provided inventory management, logistics and manufacturing services for a major Tier 1North American automotive supplier. This high-volume, automated business seamlessly integrated three customer facilities utilizing advanced e-business tools. Douglas is a member of Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO), Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE), and is the Co-chair of the Ontario Environment Industry Association (ONEIA) Water Committee.