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.
He is also a radio presenter of a show called Inspirational People, Inspirational Stories on 103.2 Dublin City FM (a main stream radio station in Dublin, Ireland) 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.
Radio station show link:
Doug is just about finished writing a book to help and inspire people to better lives which is due to be published with a well known 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 and Magnified healing.
Article from press about near death experience:
He has coached and consulted with Hollywood stars, NY Times bestsellers, large corporations like Dell, Odey Asset Management, Davy, Ocuco, Sensys, 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 Stanford Business School Alumni Conference, 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.
Onstage photo reel on Instagram:
Below are a few testimonies and links to showcase past feedback…
60 plus testimonials / recommendations from past clients on LinkedIn:
Here are some video testimonials on my work:
Kapil Khanna, co-founder of the All Ireland Business Summit:
Suzanne Selvester, TV presenter and bestselling author:
Nina Aouilk bestselling author and TEDx talker:
Marc Hayford, International Bestselling author & speaker:
Pat Slattery, International Speaker:
2019 D&S SHOWREEL:
Here is a twitter feed on feedback on one of my gigs: