Douglas B. Brent, MBA '86
Douglas B. Brent has been Co-Chairman and CEO of Brent Enterprises, LLC since 1999. Brent Enterprises is the private holding company of Doug and Hollis Brent, with businesses in the packaging (The IntraPac Group), food (Made in Nature Huxtable's, Connie's Naturals), and alternative fuels (Permolex International) industries. (Brent Enterprises is also the principal owner of The Lusso Collection, a Destination Club). Prior to forming Brent Enterprises, Doug spent 14 years at Bankers Trust Company. From 1994 to 1999, Doug was the President and CEO of BT Capital Partners, a $1.5 billion private equity and venture capital fund with offices in New York, London, Hong Kong and San Francisco, with investments in industries spanning from manufacturing, retailing and service to technology related companies. A Chartered Accountant, Doug worked with KPMG in their Owner-Managed Group from 1981 to 1984, prior to earning his MBA at Johnson in 1986.
Doug lives in Boulder, Colorado with his wife Averil (PhD '88 from Johnson), and four daughters.