An agricultural economist by training, Daniel is an expert consultant and mentor on market systems development (MSD). Prior to his current role, he led the technical design & roll-out of AIP-Rural, one of the largest agriculture market system development programs in the world (funded by DFAT), worked for USAID Indonesia, GTZ RED (Regional Economic Development) Indonesia, and a company in Germany on Management Information Systems. Overall, Daniel has worked for almost two decades in and with the private sector, in various roles: as a business owner, business professional, and development practitioner specialising in Small and Medium Enterprises and agriculture sector development.
Daniel’s passion for developing other people’s talents and skills make him a dynamic teacher, trainer, and mentor. His life-long dedication to learning is also reflected in his adaptive management style, striving for organisational and team performance improvements incrementally through iterative learning, changes, and decision making.