Don Duval


Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Vancouver

Stream: Minerals

Don Duval has spent more than two decades leading, growing, and transforming organizations and businesses, working with multinational companies, tech start-ups, academic/research institutions, governments, and clients around the world.
As the CEO of NORCAT, Don has transformed the organization to become a global enterprise focused on providing programs, services, and resources to prepare current and future workers with the right skills, competencies, and confidence to succeed. Don is also the founder and managing partner of the Catalyst Fund, a seed capital venture fund.
Previously, Don served as EVP of strategy/operations for the MaRS Discovery District and as an investment director with the MaRS Investment Accelerator Fund. He’s an active angel investor, holds a variety of board positions, and is a member of YPO Toronto. Academically, Don holds an undergraduate degree from Queen’s University, a master’s from the University of Toronto, and the ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors in Canada.