Daniel Bryant is an author, adjunct lecturer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and Iron Man. The first member of his family born in the United States, Daniel received his undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College, where he also played baseball, and subsequently received his Masters in Management degree from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
After a successful career in investment banking and private equity, Daniel founded Sheridan Road Financial, which ultimately grew to become the #3 ranked institutional investment consulting company in the country according to Barron’s and the Wall Street Journal. After 14 years as CEO of Sheridan Road, the Company was sold to Hub International, the 4th largest insurance brokerage firm in the country.
Daniel has consulted thousands of companies and been a thought leader around financial wellness and financial technology to help drive better health, financial, and life outcomes for individuals.
Daniel is the Chairman of The Sheridan Road Charitable Foundation which aspires to improve the outcomes for those in under- resourced communities and in underperforming urban school systems.
Daniel is also an active board member with YPO, The Art Institute of Chicago, Hopkins Center, and Oz Arts.
Daniel lives in Chicago and Nashville with his two daughters, Ainsley and Lily.