He has 80+ testimonials on LinkedIn that include from C-level Dell leaders who manage 1000+ people, CEOs of 18,000+ size companies, an Ex England rugby Coach, NY Times bestsellers, Hollywood Star Wars actress, TV Celebs, Film Stars, and many other leaders in their field.
Areas of success on the business side he has a track record of helping the above in: Performance, Mindset, Communication skills, Presentation skills, pitching, deal making, negotiating skills, board confrontation, relationship building skills, sales and marketing skills, media training, interview training (both as interviewer and interviewee). Plus he has a massive network of investors as he is a certified fund manager and investment advisor.
On the more holistic side he has training programs, online courses and coaching programs on workplace wellness, energy optimisation, relationships, trauma healing, physical, mental and emotional healing programs.
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Recent Wealth Summit talk:
Doug is Global Goodwill Ambassador for Dublin, Ireland which was awarded by a US Senator for his inspirational work giving back to the community where he did talks and mindset training and then gave all the money to charity. He was also awarded “Global Man of the Year” with Global Woman Magazine in 2022 for his contribution to humanity in terms of doing thousands of hours of Mental Wellness work & business advice to help people during the pandemic for free. He was also awarded Top International CEO and Top International Healer with the “International Association of Top Professionals” in 2022. The Institute of Directors, India also awarded him for keynote speaking.
He was also a radio presenter of a show called Inspirational People, Inspirational Stories which again he does to give back to the community. He has had a mix of NY Times bestsellers, TV Celebs, sports stars, famous CEOs and many other heroic people.
Doug’s International Bestselling book “Charge yourself up for Success - Energizing your life, work and relationships” was written to help and inspire people to better lives. It is with a U.S. publisher and has testimonies from 3 NY Times bestsellers, a Star Wars actress, a Guinness book of records holder and a multimillionaire TV Celebrity businessman.
Previously Doug spent 21 years in the investment world as an Investment sales head for some of the largest fund managers in the world including Fidelity Investments, Lazard Asset Management, HSBC Asset Management, Aviva Investors, Columbia Threadneedle Investments and Davy Asset Management. He was recognised in the national press (The Irish Independent and The Irish Times) and was described as “City Heavy Hitter” for the success he had in the industry. He has also been in trade newspapers such as Investment Week, IFA magazine and many others.
Irish Independent newspaper article:
In 2008 when markets fell Doug suffered from stress. At the end of 2009 he had two surgical operations that went wrong. After 3 years of chronic pain, he got the Nora virus was rushed to hospital and had a near death experience. Since then he has become a master teacher healer of Reiki, Seichem, Bio Energy healing, Magnified healing and Quantum healing.
He has coached, consulted and trained Hollywood stars, NY Times bestsellers, large corporations like Dell, Samsung, Odey Asset Management, Meta, Davy, Ocuco, Sensys, Leinster Rugby Club, Killeen Engineering and many more. He has advised government officials on policies such as diversity and inclusion and on mental wellbeing and wellness practices in America, UK, Ireland and Europe.
He also played hockey at national league top division level in the U.K. and Belgium captaining and coaching international level players
Some example past keynote speaking events:
Doug has spoken as keynote speaker at the Wealth Summit, the Stanford Business School Alumni Conference, The Institute of Directors Global Convention, National Sustainability Summit, TechConnect Summit, One Africa Forum, National Finance Summit, London Investment Summit, National Workplace Wellbeing Summit, All Ireland Business Summit,FIT CEO Conference, InterNations Conference, International Transfer Agency Summit, Association of Key Account Managers Summit, Thrive Festival, Irish BizEXPO, Hyper Sales Growth Conference, Global Woman's Magazine Summit, Performance Optimisation Conference, Dublin Junior Chamber of Commerce, Galway Junior Chamber of Commerce, Tanzanian Chamber of Commerce, National Health Summit, Global Emotional Intelligence Summit, Speak & Write to make millions Conference, Good Summit, Business Markets Summit, Dublin Wellbeing Conference and many more. I have had the honour of sharing the stage with NY Times bestsellers, Film Stars, TV Celebs, Sports Stars, multi-millionaire business owners and ex Prime Ministers just to name a few. He is also a TEDx speaker.
What Others Have to say about me
His style was very energetic and the audience was captivated from the first words.
Doug brings a rare combination of clarity, passion, insight and direct personal experience to his presentations.
Doug delivered a fantastic keynote session on optimising your team’s potential at our ITAS Ireland event. His enthusiasm and presence were captivating.
His life changing experiences, inner flame and big ideas invite others to follow him.
Doug delivers his presentations with great enthusiasm and honesty and I can say that the feedback has been very positive both on the day and later.
Doug is his infectious energy and passion. I was inspired by Doug to take action in relation to my professional development.
Doug delivered a very insightful speech that inspired all participants (coming from all over Europe and the Middle-East). He is a very energetic, passionate and enthusiastic speaker.
Doug initiated the mind, body and soul wellness programme at Davy. It was a fantastic idea and we had around 50 people going. He seems to have helped a lot of people in the classes and I certainly found them very beneficial…