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Daniel Abdul

VP, Software Engineering - Data Strategic Platform & Initiatives and Optum Technology - UnitedHealth Group


Mr. Daniel Abdul is a visionary leader in Digital Strategy and Technology Delivery.  He has lead global and cross-functional teams in Technology Services, and Health Care industries through growth and transformations. He currently leads commercial technology development and big data strategies for United Health Group.  Dan’s areas of expertise are in developing commercial technologies, and emerging technologies (i.e. Machine Learning, Cloud Computing and DevOps capabilities)

Daniel also sits on several boards, including the Mental Health Connect, which works to open doors for those living with Mental Illness and Genesys Works, a national non-profit which enables economically-disadvantaged high school students to enter and thrive in the economic mainstream.

Daniel is a US Army medically retired veteran, where he served as a squad leader and Blackhawk flight medic.

Daniel’s solid academic background includes an MBA, a Master of Science degree in Software Engineering and a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science.