Daniel is a Management Consultant and Business Coach with 33 years’ experience in innovation. He has been a Company Director of a number of companies, private and public, listed and unlisted, in Australia and overseas.
Daniel has specialised in intellectual property portfolio management and commercialisation, and has expanded to include an on-line global coaching and mentoring program, providing video-based courses, checklists and group coaching help for inventors and R&D teams around the World.
Daniel is the Australian member of the UN Task Force on Innovation and Competitiveness and works with business and government leaders around the World on transferring suitable innovation to developing Countries, where patent-holders “gift” their specific geographic rights for little or no reward. The 2019 Task Force project is a coffee-table book on “Innovation from Adversity.”
Daniel has a Bachelor of Business (Marketing) and an MBA (International Business). He has commenced his PhD in International Business (commercialisation modelling) and is a prolific business writer (with more than 20 articles and 2 international books published. Daniel has more than 8,000 LinkedIn members following him and has more than 1,000 members in his special interest group “Kick-Starting Inventions.”
Daniel has crafted and implemented several capital-raisings for my Start-Up clients, using his Cornerstone Investor model. I like how he shares the methodology and doesn't hold back.
Daniel has worked with us on sequencing and funding our IP portfolio for several years. He was appointed to our Board as a Non-Executive Director, bring his commercialialization skills and knowledge.