Daniel Muir

Daniel is currently a Director at One Search, a recognised talent advisory leader serving the global energy and infrastructure finance community, where he leads the Board Advisory practice.

For over fifteen years Daniel has advised investor groups, such as CPPIB, BlackRock, Allianz, Macquarie and Actis Capital in regards to organisational design, compensation and succession, and selection of senior management and board members across their global energy and infrastructure portfolios. This assessment and selection experience spans some 400 appointments in 24 countries across Europe as well as the US, Canada, Mexico, Chile, China, India and across SE Asia and Sub Saharan Africa.

He was a Founding Chair for one of the UK’s leading social enterprises addressing homelessness and housing policy reform, Social Bite.

Prior to 2005 Daniel worked at a TMT focused executive search boutique, as an Associate with a venture investment team; and KPMG as an Analyst in their business modelling team supporting M&A transactions.

Daniel is an alumni of Strathclyde Business School, Glasgow where he read Finance and Economics (1999) and has participated on  effective boards, governance and HR coaching programmes with Harvard, Cambridge Judge and Edinburgh Business Schools (2012, 2014, 2017).

His outside interests include mountain biking in Scotland and Northern Europe, social impact finance, outdoor sculpture parks and environmental photography, and most things Italian, particularly wine.

You can contact Daniel at daniel.muir@one-search.com