Gustaf Archibald Siegwart Douglas is well known Swedish-born Businessman as well as a politician of the Moderate Party, who also happens to be a member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (Kungl), one of the world’s oldest engineering of science academy present till date, from the year 2007. The Kungl was founded by King Gustaf V to aid business transactions, connections, improvements and government affiliations of Sweden on an international scale.
Gustaf was born in a noble family of Scottish origin, a family that in Riddarhuset, during the 17th century was granted the committal status and was amongst the other 18 families only to have been granted so. Gustaf Douglas was all the more determined to prove himself and make a difference in the world, thereby set high standards for his success. Later after some time, Gustaf Douglas also served on the Riddarhuset board. Given his background his greatest competitors were his peers.