Senior Vice President, Operations & Finance
Dan oversees RiseSmart’s world class delivery organization and global partnerships. Dan also heads finance, accounting and administration for the company. In his role, Dan ensures RiseSmart’s products and services are delivered effectively to meet the company’s operating, financial, and most importantly – customer satisfaction targets. Dan brings a wealth of experience to the company, having worked previously with global technology companies in a variety of different finance, operations, and business development roles.
Before he co-founded RiseSmart with CEO Sanjay Sathe, Dan worked nearly a decade with Sabre Holdings, the parent company of Travelocity. Dan served in various roles in Sabre’s software and services unit, Sabre Airline Solutions, including leading international teams in finance, business development, and global sales operations. Dan also served in account management roles supporting strategic customer relationships. Prior to joining Sabre, Dan worked in finance and treasury roles at Electronic Data Systems, now HP. Earlier in his career, Dan was a licensed investment advisor with Fidelity Investments.
Dan holds a MBA from Texas Christian University (TCU), and a BS in Economics from Southern Methodist University (SMU).