Daniel Nowack

Managing Director | Yunus Social Business (YSB) | Germany

Daniel Nowack is Managing Director at Yunus Social Business (YSB), a philanthropic venture fund for social businesses in LATAM, Africa and India, co-founded by Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Muhammad Yunus. Daniel works with corporate partners to inspire purpose-driven innovation and transformation of value chains through social businesses. As a co-initiator and former PMO lead of the World Economic Forum’s COVID Alliance for Social Entrepreneurs, Daniel leads one of the Alliance’s Action Projects towards social procurement, focused on supporting social businesses to become corporate-ready. He is a former CFO to various startups, a Senior Partner at the innovation agency Lumen Partners, a founding member of a German faith-based investment club, a mentor for Google Launchpad and Founders Institute as well as a lecturer for Innovation and Sustainability.