Geoffrey MacDougall currently serves as Director of Engagement for Consumer Reports / Consumers Union, where he works to grow the scale and impact of the consumer movement. Skilled in business development and cross-sector relations, he has raised more than $50M in public and private sector funding for start-ups, non-profits, and government programs.
Geoffrey has served as:
Vice President, Engagement, for the Mozilla Foundation — makers of Firefox — where he helped lead the design and development of Mozilla’s first true fundraising program, policy and advocacy program, and learning program;
Senior Vice President of Government Relations for Goderich Aircraft Inc., where he secured the funding to launch Canada’s first Boeing Completion Centre;
Director of Corporate Social Responsibility for the Information Technology Association of Canada, where he founded TechSoup Canada, the largest distributor of donated software to Canadian charities and non-profits;
CEO of Veil Entertainment, where he oversaw the launch of an online game development studio; and
Chief of Staff of the United Nations World Summit of Young Entrepreneurs, where he spearheaded the operation of 4 events in 4 countries.
Geoffrey continues to advise foundations, including Ontario’s Trillium Foundation, on how to invest in the technological capacity of the non-profit sector. He is the founder of the Toronto Awesome Foundation and sits on the board of the Art Dealers Association of Canada Foundation.