Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Master of Business Administration, May 2013
Robert F. Wagner School of Public Service
Master of Public Administration, May 2013
Daniel Saat’s purpose is grounded in using market-oriented business acumen to help solve complex social problems. From 2005-2010 he worked for Tides, a social enterprise that provides infrastructure services to a network of thousands of nonprofits, philanthropists, activists, and social entrepreneurs. As Senior Financial Analyst, he was responsible for financial strategy and analytics, systems development, and performance and knowledge management processes.
Pursuing a dual MBA/MPA degree at NYU, Daniel continues to explore the intersections between finance, data, organizational development, and social change. He is particularly passionate about contributing to social progress in the Middle East, where his family is from. In the summer of 2011 he worked with the Reut Institute, an Israeli public policy strategy group. In the summer of 2012 he with worked in Beijing China with CreditEase, China’s largest peer-to-peer micro lending platform.
Daniel holds his undergraduate degree from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, with a minor in Middle Eastern Studies.