National Advisory Council

Douglas K. Bates

Membership Information:

Member Since: 2012


Brooke B. Bates


Job Title: CFO and Founder
Company: Clearwater Analytics
Location: Idaho, United States


  • financial services


Doug Bates is the chief financial officer and co-founder of Clearwater Analytics. Prior to cofounding Clearwater Analytics in 2003, Doug co-founded Clearwater Advisors in 2001, an institutional fixed-income investment advisor, and he was a partner at Sawtooth Investment Management starting in 1998. Prior to Sawtooth, Doug had a sixteen-year career with Goldman Sachs in institutional fixed-income and derivative sales management, including establishing sales operations on the west coast. Doug earned a bachelor's degree in accounting and an MBA from BYU. Doug and Brooke have three children.