Douglas Young

Director of Business Development

With Rivel since 2020

Douglas Young

Doug partners with clients to help them improve valuation, overcome challenges, and implement strategies to achieve successful outcomes. He is responsible for growing and developing Rivel’s research offerings, such as TrendLign and StoryLign, and Rivel’s Governance and Sustainability services, including the firm’s ESG consulting practice. He works with companies across varying industries, cap sizes and geographies.

Prior to joining Rivel, Doug worked at Georgeson, a Computershare company, for more than 16 years. During his tenure there, he provided hundreds of companies with solutions that helped them to engage with their registered and retail investor base. He implemented projects for a variety of business lines, including the company's asset reunification business, of which he was the firm's subject matter expert. In addition, he was responsible for developing new business opportunities for Georgeson's small shareholder ("oddlot") programs and Computershare's corporate actions services.

Doug is an avid Crossfitter, espresso enthusiast, and dad to three kids.

He graduated with a BA in Literature from Bard College.