Daniel has an extensive background of over 25 years working in the public and the private sectors, managing diverse issues and leading teams across various sectors and geographies. He has built a record of achievement in the fields of payments technology, mining, public affairs and diplomacy. He was in the foreign service for 13 years, contributing to the advancement of bilateral economic and political relations between South Africa and the United States. Until 2020, Daniel led Visa’s relations with policy makers and Central Bank regulators in Sub-Saharan Africa for nearly a decade. Daniel supports various social causes and serves on the boards of several organisations. He is a graduate of the University of the North, the Gordon Institute of Business Science and has a Master’s degree from the University of the Witwatersrand.