Mr Doug Ross
Director, Square Peg International & Chair of the Advisory Board
Doug is known for his dynamic and practical consulting approach that evolved during an unusual career spanning CEO, theatre producer, soldier, manufacturing manager and experience working in 20 countries. He has been honoured by the Canadian Government and recognised by the Independent Newspaper as one of the top 10 management consultants in the UK. He is a sought after speaker and author and has held an appointment as Associate Professor of Marketing Strategy at the Canadian School of Management (now merged into U of T) and is currently a Visiting Fellow at Kingston University.
After retiring his partnership in the firm of Watson Wyatt he assumed the role as MD of Square Peg International, a global boutique consulting firm specialising in strategic leadership and change.
He has provided guest lecturers for Kingston in the areas of M&A, high velocity change, and strategic leadership and engaged a number of our students in his research projects. He currently has students engaged in three research projects: IT leaders as strategic partners; Issues management and crisis resolution; and issues facing venture capitalists in a tightening market.