Dániel Léderer

Subjects: Economics
Division: Social Sciences
Appointment: Founder
Position: Mentor, Module leader, Staff
Years: 2012-2013, 2013-2014, 2014-2015, 2015-2016, 2016-2017, 2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020, 2020-2021, 2021-2022

Daniel studied sociology and political sciences in Budapest, Bonn and Berlin and holds an MA in Economics and International Relations from the University of St Andrews. He is currently at the University of Oxford and is the Director of the Oxford Seed Fund, a fund that invests in Oxford University affiliated startups. Prior to founding the Milestone Institute, Daniel worked in international relations, gaining experience with the Centre for the Study of Terrorism and Political Violence in the UK, the Center for European Integration Studies in Germany and in the Prime Minister’s Office in Hungary as a foreign policy advisor. Daniel is a recipient of the International Parliamentary Scholarship of the German Bundestag (2010) and of the German Marshall Fund’s Marshall Memorial Fellowship (2018) and sits on the supervisory board of the Milestone Rowing Club and is the Chair of the National Technological Development Council’s Sailing Club (OMFB). He is an avid traveller, enjoys swimming, rowing and playing the piano.