Daniel is the Chief Design Officer at Shopify.com
He was born and raised in Germany, where Daniel studied computer science and music at the University of Dortmund. With a passion for usability and interface design he is now responsible for design and user experience at Shopify. He's very excited when he gets a chance to talk about anything creative, may it be advertising, typography, music, photography or design in general.
When he's not designing, he enjoys playing soccer, climbing, boardgames, coffee, and classical music. He is a contributor to the open source community and a published fashion photographer.