At school, what did you want to be when you grew up?
A radio officer in the merchant navy, (I became a materials scientist).
What do you enjoy doing outside of work?
Family time and tramping the hills with my dog
Where is your favourite holiday destination?
Islay, where my roots are and the Portugese Algarve
What is your guilty pleasure?
Non traditional 1980’s Scottish folk music (Tannahil Weavers, Silly Wizard)
What or who makes you laugh?
Good old fashioned sit-coms
Who is your inspiration?
Anyone who succeeds by stretching slightly further than they can reach
What is the best advice you’ve ever been given?
Never test the depth of the water with both feet.
Douglas heads the company and is responsible for the strategic direction and financial stability of the business as well as ensuring legal, operational and monetary compliance with the relevant regulations.