With nearly 25 years of events experiences, Daniel Kirwin is Beacon’s Chief Executive. Dan is a pioneer in business development having launched more than 150 events worldwide. As a result, he travels extensively for business and is a well-known industry executive. Prior to founding Beacon in 2005, Dan was Managing Director of the Institute for International Research (IIR) in Asia overseeing its conference and exhibition operations.
After Beacon acquired Mines and Money™ in 2012, Dan has been instrumental in expanding the brand into the world’s largest mining finance gatherings.
Daniel lives in Hong Kong where he is a permanent resident and interests include international travel, exercise, skiing, wine and dining out.