Dr. Daniel Daeniker studied law at the Universities of Neuchâtel and Zurich, where he obtained a doctorate in 1992, and at the University of Chicago, from where he graduated as a Master of Law in 1996. He spent most of his professional career at Homburger AG, one of Switzerland's leading law firms based in Zurich, where he became a partner in 2000 and head of the Corporate/M&A practice group in 2009. Since 2013, he has been the firm's Managing Partner. His practice focuses on mergers & acquisitions, equity capital markets, financial services regulation and corporate governance.
Dr. Daniel Daeniker is a Director of dorma+kaba Holding AG, where he chairs the Audit Committee. He served as an independent director of Rothschild & Co Continuation Holdings AG from 2001 to 2014.