DANIEL AKINMADE EMEJULU
Program Manager, UN Affairs
Daniel is a Program Manager, UN Affairs, at Microsoft. He is charged with building Microsoft’s partnerships with a diverse range of UN agencies and related organizations in Geneva. He also champions Microsoft’s engagement in the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including through specialized policy forums, dedicated UN SDG initiatives, and co-authoring Microsoft’s annual report on the SDGs. Previously, Daniel worked for The Global Fund and the UNEP office in Geneva. He also worked as a Research Analyst at the World Economic Forum, focused on environmental sustainability initiatives. His publications and expert interviews on SDG-related themes have featured in The Financial Times, The Economist Group, The Brookings Institution, Business Insider, Huffington Post, Monocle, Harvard Africa Policy Journal, The Africa Report, and CNBC Africa—among others. Qualified lawyer in Nigeria. Duke University (LLM); SOAS, University of London (LLB). Professional certificate in Private International Law (The Hague Academy). Executive certificates: Environmental Governance (The Graduate Institute, Geneva); and Artificial Intelligence (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).