Principal & CFO
Doug Burns joined the Court Square team in 2002. Doug is a board observer at a number of Court Square portfolio companies including GreatCall, Imagine Communications, Seakeeper, and Continuum 700. In addition to his work with portfolio companies, Doug is responsible for administering Court Square’s funds and its relations with limited partners. In the Charlottesville community, he serves on the board of the Building Goodness in April Foundation and serves on the Martha Jefferson Foundation Investment Advisory Board.
Doug has worked in a variety of roles with early stage technology companies since 1995, initially in Arthur Andersen's Enterprise Group (Washington, DC) as a Senior Auditor focused on the financing needs of high-growth early stage technology companies in the region. His clients included dozens of technology companies in the software and telecommunications sectors across the Mid-Atlantic and in California. He earned his B.S. in Accounting and Business Administration from Washington and Lee University and is a Certified Public Accountant in the Commonwealth of Virginia. He received his MBA from the Darden School at the University of Virginia.