Dan has been involved in Technology and Services businesses as Investor/Founder and Executive for over 20 years.
Following stints at PwC and Mitsui, Dan co-founded a London based tech outsourcing business (7C), later backed by venture capital. He then went on to become the CEO and Chairman of the Indian business. The team exited to United Utilities plc and then again to Oak Hill Capital (New York).
During his stint in India, Dan was also one of the founding members of the Indian Angel Network.
On returning to the UK, Dan ran a software business backed by Carlyle. After exiting to a trade buyer, Dan co-founded and funded a workforce management business (Swiftshift), where Dan remains chairman and stakeholder.
Dan is very active in the Ed Tech space in the UK and Internationally as both an investor and an executive, and has been dynamically involved in mentoring early stage and growth stages business and is also a Venture Partner at Emerge Education. Dan was recently voted as one of EdTech’s top 100 most influential leaders globally.
Dan is Chairman and CEO of Digital Assess, which through an evidence based assessment product is delivering deeper insight into learners understanding and application of knowledge.