Emmanuel Daniel is the Director of Digital Transformation for Smart Buildings & Campuses, in this role he is responsible for building and delivering the Digital Transformation strategy for campuses across Microsoft. He leads a multidisciplinary team of architects(business / technical) and experience designers. He builds experiences that merge technology with the built the environment, leading to the formation of spaces that respond to the needs of it users. As part of this role he puts in place the strategy for identifying the next generation of products that will make more Smarter & Sustainable Buildings.
Previously he drove the IoT & Smart Building business across the Middle East & Asia Time Zones and was responsible for the Strategy, Sales & Delivery. As part of this role he incubated & managed smart building partners and helped create some of the World’s Smartest Buildings including those at Microsoft.
Emmanuel has also lead the Azure Business Strategy Practice where he has worked with key partners including Telecommunication Operators (Globally) to building their Cloud Business.
Emmanuel holds a Bachelor of Technology degree from the University of Madras, India, a Master of Science in Operations and Supply Chain Management from the University of Liverpool, UK and a MBA (Finance) from the University of Nottingham, UK.