Daniel Daeniker is the Senior Partner of Homburger AG, one of Switzerland's leading law firms based in Zurich. He studied law at the Universities of Neuchâtel and Zurich, from where he graduated in 1987 and obtained a doctorate in 1992. He also studied at The Law School of the University of Chicago, from where he graduated as an LL.M. in 1996. He was admitted to the bar in 1990.
Daniel Daeniker joined Homburger AG as a trainee in 1988, after gaining professional experience in Switzerland, Panama and Hong Kong, and as an associate in 1991. He was made a partner in 2000. He was head of the Corporate / M&A practice group from 2009 to 2014, was Managing Partner from 2013 to 2019, and now is the Senior Partner of the firm.
Daniel is a director of dormakaba Holding AG, a Swiss listed company, where he chairs the Audit Committee, of Hilti AG, where he is a member of the Audit Committee, and of Rothschild & Co SCA, Paris. He is a lecturer in law at the University of Zurich, a member of the editorial board of the periodical GesKR (Zeitschrift für Gesellschafts- und Kapitalmarktrecht), and a member of the Visiting Committee of the University of Chicago Law School.