With a rich and diverse background spanning various industries, Doug stands out as a seasoned and versatile entrepreneurial, international, executive leader. He is a specialist advisor, attaché and ambassador for international corporate and governmental missions, using his wealth of experience and leveraging well developed networks. He is also a skilled project leader where his primary focus lies in the realm of web3 and associated sectors, passionately focused on empowering and enabling both clients and partners to achieve their goals and create maximum value in the new digital economy. Doug excels in strategy, market development and contract building.

In previous endeavours, Doug dedicated over a decade to consulting, crafting strategies and contracts in the currency and payments space. His engagement at the highest echelons in  central banks, governments, financial services firms, and industry bodies led him through banknote printing, money supply, cash cycles and the pioneering world of SaaS solutions for data analytics in currency management. This journey, coupled with his involvement in emerging payment technologies, FinTech and CBDCs, seamlessly paved the way for his transition into the realms of web3, particularly blockchain, tokenisation and AI.

Doug is also a non-executive director. He previously worked in international business development and general management in utilities and industrial automation. He has studied at The University of Sunderland, The London School of Economics & Political Science and The Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. Doug is a Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute (UK)

Doug Brooks

Owner & CEO