Graduating from Loughborough University in 1996 with a First-Class Honours Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Dan began his career at Schroders on the UK Fund Management desk before joining the research department as an analyst in the UK Research Team. He joined Investec Asset Management in 2000 and was responsible for the UK Smaller Companies Fund and the UK Unconstrained portfolios.

Dan was a founding member of R&M Asset Management in 2006, when he launched the UK Equity Smaller Companies and UK Dynamic Equity strategies. Dan currently manages the UK Equity Smaller Companies, UK Equity Income and UK Core strategies.