Douglas joined Palisade in September 2013, with a focus on asset acquisition and management.
Prior to joining Palisade, Douglas worked at Deutsche Bank in the Investment Banking Division with a focus on M&A and capital market transactions in the utilities and infrastructure sector.
His transactions experience spanned the following sub-sectors: renewable energy generation, integrated utilities and regulated energy transmission and distribution networks. Notable transactions Douglas worked on included the NSW Government’s privatisation of the electricity distribution and transmission network assets, the successful formation of a strategic partnership between Hydro Tasmania and a Chinese State Owned Enterprise and acquisition of a controlling equity stake in the Tasmanian Woolnorth wind farms, M&A advisory for Spark Infrastructure and a hybrid capital raising for Origin Energy.
Douglas is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and holds a Bachelor of Finance (with Distinction) and Bachelor of Laws from the University of New South Wales and a Bachelor of Finance (Honours) from the University of Western Australia.