Doug is an active investor with diverse experience in operating, acquiring and scaling high-growth businesses. He is Managing Partner of Ravenscourt Partners, a private investment firm focused on teaming with executives to build leading middle market, technology-enabled service companies. Ravenscourt invests in businesses with compelling value propositions, sustainable business models, strong growth potential and top management teams. Doug’s functional areas of expertise include high growth scaling, sales and marketing strategy and tactics, pricing, corporate strategy and acquisitions. He currently serves on the boards of eCompliance (safety SaaS), RIA in a Box (outsourced business services), Colovore (data colocation), Prialto (outsourced sales administration) and Education Services Group (education revenue management).
He spent nine years in various roles as a senior executive at Asurion Corporation, the leading global provider of technology protection services, which grew from $225 million to $4.8 billion in revenue during his tenure. Initially Doug served as head of Corporate Development, and his team closed four acquisitions, including the merger with lock/line and the buyout of Warranty Corporation of America (“WaCA”). Following the acquisition, he served as President of WaCA, an extended warranty service provider with over $100 million in revenue and 400 employees. Finally, he was Senior Vice President of Client Services managing a critical Asurion client relationship. Prior to Asurion, Doug raised a search fund and was co-founder and President of Clear Creek Environmental, LLC which was sold to Wind River Environmental in 2002.
Doug received a Bachelor of Arts in History from Brown University and a Masters of Business Administration from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.