Daniel graduated with a Bachelor (Honours) of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Queensland in Australia. He has a keen interest in energy and sustainable development with focus on disruptive design and the use of markets to drive long-term solutions. With their Resolution Fellowships, he and Victoria Flannery, as part of ".blume," proposed developing a life-cycle solution, the "SaniDrum," to combat sanitation and health issues impacting rural and urban poor communities in Bangalore, India. He is currently a Mechanical Engineer with WorleyParsons in Brisbane. He also serves as a corporate partner representative of Engineers Without Borders Australia.