1981: Daniel started his career in the field of civil engineering and construction. 1991: He began his career in watchmaking in 1991 in a private label company. For eight years, he worked as technical director for the development of a new watch collection on a wide variety of brands. 1999: Joined the Richemont Group to lead the development of various brands. From 2001 to 2013, he worked as Industrial Director at Baume & Mercier and in 2013 he was appointed Chief Operating Officer. 2021: Since February 2021, Daniel has been Chief Operating Officer of Breitling AG. His responsibility covers the entire life cycle of watches, from product development, production to after-sales service.