Daniel Thorniley

President, DT-Global Business Consulting

Dr. Daniel Thorniley is President of DT-Global Business Consulting, which is his own consultancy based in Vienna and through which he works with 180 key clients on business strategy in CEEMEA, global and emerging markets. These companies form part of the CEEMEA Business Group, which is an advisory and consultancy service that Daniel runs with a small team of long-standing senior colleagues.

For 23 years prior this, Dr. Thorniley was Senior Vice President and Senior Consultant at The Economist Group, Vienna, covering global corporate business trends with specialization in BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India and China), the US, Europe, East-Central Europe, Russia, the Mid-East & Africa and emerging markets.

During this time he worked with 250 companies operating in emerging markets and has personal contacts with most senior Western multi-national companies operating in the CEEMEA region and beyond. He holds and has held a number of non-executive and advisory board memberships.

Dr. Thorniley was educated at Oxford University. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree, a diploma and a doctorate degree in Soviet political economy. He is also the author of three books.