Daniel is a serial entrepreneur and the Founder & CEO of Unbound, an ecosystem builder which bridges the gap between entrepreneurs, corporate business and governments to fuel a digital future. He serves as the host to Unbound’s award-winning innovation festival series which takes place in Singapore, London, Miami, Abu Dhabi and Bahrain and collectively attract over 25,000 delegates from around the world. His successes with Unbound have led him to receive the award for the Best Trade Conference in Singapore from the Singapore Tourism Board and accept the Key to Miami-Dade County from the Mayor.
In June 2018, Daniel sold a controlling stake of Unbound Innovations to SingEx, a wholly owned subsidiary of Temasek Holdings, the investment company of the Singapore Government. As of June 2018, it is reported that Temasek has over $250 Billion of assets under management. Daniel is an angel investor, mentor & advisor to many startups around the world.
He is a thought leader on government’s role in innovation, how to create knowledge-based economies as well as digital transformation and entrepreneurship. He is an active angel investor and advisor to many startups with a focus on SE Asia and how western companies can scale into Asia Pacific.
From 2010 – 2015, Daniel was one of the youngest elected officials to the London Borough of Barnet representing Garden Suburb Ward. While in office, he was Chairman of the Residents Forum, Vice Chairman of Resources, Assistant Cabinet Member for Policy & Performance, and Pension Fund Committee Member. Daniel was re-elected in 2014 with an increase percentage of the vote but stood down in May 2015 to concentrate on his business interests.
Daniel was listed number 24 in '40 Under 40 Future Leaders’, which was featured in the UK & International press. Prior to founding Unbound, he was CEO of one of the largest business networking organizations in Europe. Previously, he was a Co-Founder & COO of Bedside Manner, a software platform, which provided crowd feedback to medical professionals.
Daniel has a BSc (Hons.) in Biochemistry and an MSc Business Management from the University of London. In his spare time, he enjoys skiing, airsoft and scuba diving.