Doug is Head of KPMG Australia's Asia Business Group based in Sydney and responsible for leading the firms' Chinese, Japanese, Korean, India and South East Asian business practices. He returned to Australia in 2012 as Partner-in-charge of KPMG Australia's China business practice after 10 years working and living in China and Hong Kong.
Doug is a Chartered Accountant in Australia, a member of Hong Kong CPA and speaks Mandarin Chinese. He earned his Bachelor of Business Studies (Accounting) from University of Technology Sydney and studied Mandarin Chinese at the Taiwan National Normal University in Taipei on scholarship from the Taiwan Ministry of Education in 1996-7.
Doug has lead a number of major in bound Chinese investment projects. He has also lead all external marketing and media campaigns for KPMG Australia within the Australia - China corridor, including co-authoring several KPMG-Sydney University reports on Chinese investment in Australia. He is an Adjunct Professor of the University of Sydney, Business School. Also a Board member of the Asia Society and Advisory Council member of both the Australia China Business Council (NSW) and Sydney University China Studies Centre.