Mickey Campeau: An entrepreneur herself, Mickey is excited to be working with GTAN in the capacity of Program Manager. Being a constant at all meetings since GTAN began in 2009, many of the Angel Members and guests refer to her as the “face of GTAN”; helping to organize the Selection Committee meetings, the Monthly Investor meetings and special events (like the annual LaunchPad $50K competition and Awards Celebrations) as well as taking care of general membership communications. Mickey is thrilled to be working alongside Rob, Carl and Brenda as GTAN continues to flourish & grow.
Carl Furtado: Carl (VP, Industry Relations GTAN) holds designations as a Certified Financial Planner and Chartered Financial Consultant (US). He has high-level of expertise in financial planning for large corporate organizations, personal investment counsel, and management consulting. Carl has over 10 years experience with a Canadian multi-plant manufacturing company and more than 22 years representing major financial institutions including insurance and wealth management companies.
Carl currently holds equity positions in several early-stage companies and continues to provide advisory services to these organizations as well and sit as a member of their boards. He also is a mentor in the Canadian Youth Business Foundation program (CYBF).
In addition, Carl sits on the boards of several not-for-profit foundations and is a graduate of Wilfrid Laurier University.
Rob Douglas: Rob Douglas (President) is a Chartered Accountant whose business career in finance spans more than three decades, with a broad range of experience including investment counseling with a major Canadian brokerage to senior financial management of a large, multi-plant manufacturing company. Rob’s expertise in strategic planning, business plan execution, process analysis and human resource development has resulted in a successful consulting business for over twenty years.
Since 1998, Rob has worked extensively with early stage companies, assisting them to access angel capital and providing them with ongoing coaching and financial advisory services. Rob currently holds equity positions in several early-stage growth companies. He serves as an active board member in these companies as well as providing management advisory services.
Rob also holds a Bachelor of Economics degree from the University of Toronto.
Brenda Hagarty: Brenda handles administrative matters at the office. She is the main liaison with our founding partners ANP & FedDev, responsible for statistical reporting of Angel activities. Brenda has worked many years in an administrative capacity ranging from purchasing to accounting.