Most recently, Daniel was a Program Director at IBM focused on strategic operations for a large portfolio of software teams across the breadth of the IBM software portfolio. His primary focus was to collaborate with local and distributed design, product management, and engineering leadership to establish an operating model that allows the design thinking framework to expand throughout the worldwide enterprise and help solve real human problems. He is currently working on an approach to help other industries reframe their strategy using design thinking and a user-centered approach to business solutions.
Prior to joining IBM in 2015, Daniel worked as a Producer and Head of Production, Technology, and Operations for Cannes, Clio, and Academy Award-winning digital media and entertainment companies.
Originally from Houston, Daniel made the move to Austin in 2012. He has a B.A. from Tulane University and an M.B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin.