Dan Te Whenua Walker (Ngāti Ruanui, Tāngahoe, Ngā Ruahinerangi, Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairoa, Maniapoto, Tūhourangi) is an experienced leader in business development and relationship management with an extensive background in the IT and tech sector. He has a particular passion for how tech can be utilised for Māori and Pasifika economic development. Dan is a Cloud Specialist at Microsoft as well as the Global Co-Chair of Indigenous.
His board roles are at ATEED, Deputy Chair of NZ Māori Tourism, Pou Tuarā of Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Ruanui, and a variety of community trustee and charity roles around Auckland and Taranaki. He has an MBA from Auckland University and a Masters in Advanced Leadership from Massey University.