As Chief Executive, Daniel develops and leads the strategy of Transparency International UK, serving as the organisation’s senior most representative to governments, the private sector and other key stakeholders.
Appointed Chief Executive in 2019, he has overseen TI’s work to reveal the scale of global corruption facilitated by the UK service sector, developing the charity’s use of law enforcement tools to prevent corruption and overseeing a strategic response to the global corruption impacts of Covid-19.
Daniel is an experienced senior leader in the international charity sector with an earlier career as an award-winning broadcast journalist and editor. Before joining TI, Daniel spent nearly 6 years as Chief Executive of the press freedom and media development organisation Internews, which he joined in 2008 as a Chief of Party for country programmes in the wake of conflict and civil unrest in East Africa. During his time as CEO, he led high impact projects tackling corruption in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union.
Daniel has also worked on governance and media initiatives across three continents for Article 19, Albany Associates, Fondation Hirondelle, the University of Pennsylvania and others. He was the Programme Director for a Public Media Alliance initiative to improve regulatory frameworks in East Africa in partnership with UNESCO.