Doug is the Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and a member of the Executive Leadership Team for OpenText, rejoining OpenText in October 2019. From January 2018 to October 2019, Doug served as President & Chief Executive Officer of Quarterhill Inc., focused on the acquisition, management and growth of companies in dedicated technology areas.
Doug previously served as Senior Vice President, Corporate Development of OpenText from 2015 to 2017. Prior to this role, Doug held the position of Vice President, General Counsel & Assistant Secretary from 2009 to 2015, where he was responsible for a variety of corporate legal, litigation management, and governance activities. Doug also served as Executive Sponsor to OpenText Brazil operations in 2014. Prior to joining OpenText, Doug worked for Nortel Networks Corporation in a variety of senior legal roles, including Managing Attorney, where he was responsible for the company’s global M&A legal function from 2006 to 2009. Doug holds an Executive Masters of Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business, The University of Western Ontario, a Bachelor of Laws degree from Queen’s University, and a Bachelor of Arts (Honors) degree from Trinity College, The University of Toronto.