Douglas Irwin is a founding partner of IMAP's Vancouver office (Capital West Partners). Prior to founding Capital West Partners in 1990, Doug was Managing Director of Pemberton Securities in Europe where he was responsible for capital markets activities and investment banking. Subsequently he was Executive Vice President and Director of Midland Walwyn Capital where he was in charge of institutional sales and trading. Doug’s business activities primarily involve providing advice on mergers and acquisitions, financial restructuring, valuations and debt and equity investment banking. He is active in numerous community boards and associations and sits on a number of corporate boards.
Doug obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from York University in Toronto, Ontario, and his MBA from the University of Western Ontario’s Ivey School of Business.
Capital West Partners (IMAP Vancouver), Western Canada's dominant middle-market investment banker, provides business advisory services including mergers and acquisitions, valuation, capital raising, divestitures and fairness opinions. With successful transactions in excess of 3 billion (USD), Capital West provides complete personal, professional and financial dedication to the success of its clients. Wholly owned by the senior partners, Capital West operates completely free of conflict of interest, with an independence that ensures its financial and business interests are fully aligned with those of its clients.