Danel is an associate who currently focuses on early-stage and growth-equity investments in areas including cloud infrastructure, big data, security and next-generation enterprise applications. He is involved in Battery’s investment in Bionic, Bridgecrew, Confluent, Contrast Security, Harness, Lucid Lane, Machinify, Sensu, Sumo Logic (NASDAQ: SUMO) and Woven.
Previously he worked in corporate development at Google on strategic M&A initiatives including acquisitions, divestitures and investments. Prior to this he also worked as an analyst at Deutsche Bank and an associate at PwC.
Danel graduated from Santa Clara University with a B.S. in commerce, with a concentration in accounting and finance and a minor in entrepreneurship.