is director for the Latin American region at Greenmantle LLC, a macroeconomic and geopolitical advising firm based in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and a fellow at the Comparative Constitutions Project. On faculty at Kellogg since 2014, he has likewise taught at Harvard University’s summer school and guest lectured at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Harvard, the New York University Stern School of Business and IESA Business School in Caracas. His teaching and research focus include political economy, international markets, sovereign risk and constitutional and institutional development.
Daniel is a weekly political columnist for the Venezuelan newspaper El Nacional. A regular journalist and opinion writer for mediums such as Foreign Policy, the Financial Times, the New York Times and The Atlantic. His analyses have likewise appeared in The New Yorker, Harpers, the Washington Post, the New Republic and the Los Angeles Review of Books (among others). He is also a frequent guest on television and radio, including NPR’s The Diane Rehm Show, HuffPo Live, Al Jazeera America and CNN. His academic publications include articles in the UCLA Law Review, the Indian Journal of Constitutional Law and POLITAI.
From 2005-2007, Daniel worked at Fundación Eugenio Mendoza where he specialized in urban microfinance, and from 2009-2010 he was the division chief for entrepreneurial development at the Sucre Municipal Government in Caracas, Venezuela. Other work experience includes the private wealth management division of Goldman Sachs, the Council on Foreign Relations, and the Chicago Council on Global Affairs.
Daniel holds a B.A. Cum Laude from Carleton College, a J.D. from the University of Chicago, and an M.P.P. from Harvard University with a concentration in international trade and finance.
Christine Post is the assistant director of admissions for Kellogg’s Executive MBA Program. In this role, Christine is responsible for attracting and evaluating candidates for the program’s Evanston and Miami campuses. She is also responsible for setting the department’s outreach event strategy and overseeing the outreach team. Prior to joining Kellogg, Christine spent eight years as a commercial litigation attorney with a large international law firm representing financial service firms, insurance companies, and other corporations in breach of contract, antitrust and trademark matters. She then served as the director of recruiting and professional development for a mid-sized law firm. Christine holds a B.A. in political science from Indiana University and a J.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. After sitting for the Illinois Bar, Christine spent a celebratory month exploring 11 European countries.
Christine is married and has two young children. They live just steps from Northwestern’s Ryan Field, and she and her family enjoy cheering on the Wildcats.