Douglas Varty

Douglas Varty
Mr.
Douglas
Varty

Mr.
Douglas
Varty

Community Member


Biography

Mr. Varty led and oversaw the delivery of professional services at KMPG as Partner, Audit for over 30 years.  Mr. Varty holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto Mississauga (1981) and has been involved in mentoring a number of commerce students from UTM for many years.   He also served as the National Chair for the KPMG Partner for Life Campaign with Canadian Blood Services.  Mr. Varty is enjoying early retirement in order to spend more time pursuing his business, community and personal interests as a mentor to business students. 

Mr. Varty is a member of the Fundraising and Communications Committee, Nature Conservancy of Canada, an Ontario Council Member for the Association of Canadian Pension Management (APCM) and a mentor for the Show Me The Green Competition at UTM.  He also volunteers as a ski instructor at Ontario Track 3 Ski Association for the Disabled.     Mr. Varty’s daughter is a student at UTM and is the third generation of the family to have the privilege of attending
U of T.  

Mr. Varty was first appointed in 2014 as alumni member of Campus Council, with a term ending June 30, 2017.