Daniel Lee has spent the last 20 years in the software industry following the completion of his PhD in Computational Fluid Dynamics and a period working as an aerodynamics engineer in Formula 1 and related industries.

He was a senior member of the team at Autonomy and served as Head of Applications – and then at Fast where he was Regional VP Europe and General Manager Media before Fast was acquired by Microsoft for c$1.2bn in early 2008.

Dan left Fast to co-found Globrix in 2007, one of the UK’s leading property search engines which was acquired by DMGT and rolled into Zoopla in 2010.

Dan then co-founded Artirix, a Software development workshop specialising in the build of complex, scalable applications and websites.  The Plandek technology was developed within Artirix, before being spun-out into Plandek, a new company formed with Charlie.

Dan is married with two children and lives in London.