Dan is the Group General Counsel & Company Secretary of BT Group plc, based in London. Dan also serves on the Honours Carolina Advisory Board at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill. Prior to BT, Dan served as General Counsel of Cable & Wireless plc and Misys plc. He is also past Chairman of the Association of Corporate Counsel, an association of over 35,000 in-house lawyers in 85 countries. This year, Dan was named in the FT’s list of the top 30 Global General Counsel and in 2014 the FT named him one of the top 100 LGBT executives.