Over the course of his over 30-year career, Dr. Daniel Monehin held various leadership roles in diverse businesses from start-ups to global businesses across wide-ranging industries (banking, professional services, manufacturing & distribution, computer hardware and financial technology) championing a hands-on approach to leadership and executive management in Fortune 500 and S&P 100 companies.
In his last role, Daniel led Mastercard Inc.’s enterprise-wide businesses as Executive Vice President, overseeing Remittances and Financial Inclusion across over 210 countries and territories. There, he led the global adoption of digital technology that opened new markets, generated growth and transformed key aspects of economies around the world.
Daniel has attained the following academic and professional qualifications:
Doctor of Business Administration (DBA), University of Manchester, UK
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Queen's University, Canada
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Accounting, University of Lagos, Nigeria
Fellow of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (FCPA, FCMA), Ontario, Canada
Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Illinois, USA
Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA), Lagos, Nigeria
He is the author of The Pragmatic Optimist: Six Proven Strategies for Leading During a Crisis which hit #1 on Amazon Canada's Hot New Releases.
He is a Member of the Board of Directors at American Express Bank of Canada where he chairs the Conduct Review Committee. He is an adjunct faculty at the Smith School of Business, Queen's University.
Based in Toronto, Canada, Daniel has lived and worked in two other continents – Asia and Africa – and established businesses in 100+ countries. He travels globally for speaking engagements.
"Daniel presented his leadership research…Our class loved his presentation! He is an incredibly engaging, energetic speaker who is clearly passionate about elevating people's leadership skills. He weaves humour into academic concepts and practical insights, providing a compelling perspective about different leadership styles and their merits. I would highly recommend Daniel for keynote speaking sessions, and I foresee he'd be excellent at facilitating practical leadership workshops as well."
"I had the opportunity to hear Daniel speak about leadership styles at Queen's University. Daniel's delivery was so charismatic, genuine, and confident. He is clearly an expert in this field. I am already applying his recommendations on how to become a better leader in my job today. I would advise my colleagues to attend, as it was very engaging and the key takeaways are very useful."
Daniel is extremely passionate about what he does here at Resolut and would love the opportunity to discuss the ambitions of your organization with you.