Mr. Douglas is one of the founders of GT Dream Cars and the original architect of the GT Dream Cars super car driving experience. Since the company’s inception, Mr. Douglas has been responsible for driving technology vision, building the company’s critical client and partnership relationships, helping to forge a new super car driving experience for the exotic car industry. He has also been instrumental in drawing top talent from the motorsports community to bring a range of expertise to the team.
Mr. Douglas completed his undergraduate education at Rutgers University with a degree in Neuroscience and Cell Biology along with an advanced degree in Mathematics from Cambridge University. He has held various executive positions at some of the world’s leading bio-pharmaceutical companies including Pfizer, Yamanouchi, Baxter, Forest Labs and Hoffman La Roche contributing to the development and approval of drugs with combined revenues in excess of ten billion dollars. Mr. Douglas owns and operates a residential property development company that has developed properties in Northern and Central NJ over the last ten years with a known success in shaping the downtown Jersey City condominium revitalization market. He is a successful entrepreneur and leader. Mr. Douglas remains at the forefront of building GT Dream Cars from a single vehicle to leading extensive programs that continues to be “innovate” and define the industry.
As Vice President of strategy and corporate development, Chris supports the office of the CEO and President and collaborates with the executive team in crafting GTDC overall corporate strategy. The strategy is inclusive of how GTDC interacts with enterprise partners, develops and implements new products, and interfaces with clients.
Chris brings more than 20 years of experience to GTDC with a strong background in driving financial strategy and customer relations. Prior to joining GTDC, Chris was a founding partner of a major Clinical Consulting Organization.
Chris’s career in pharmaceutical development has spanned decades and a multitude of experiences and responsibilities. While he has worked in almost all facets of the organization it was his early days in corporate operations, investing and human resources that spawned his desire to work with and train people. Throughout his diverse career in auto racing and corporate development, Chris has accumulated a wealth of knowledge and experience, which he now puts to use as Vice President for GTDC. His combination of business, training, motor sports, and super car ownership experience, along with his enthusiasm to teach and work with people, helps to bring the latest fleet and programs to ensure participants get the most of their GTDC experience.