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Daniel Korski
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Daniel is the CEO of Public, a new venture aimed at helping startups transform the public sector. Daniel is a former special adviser to Prime Minister David Cameron. He has worked as an adviser to Andrew Mitchell MP, the former Conservative Chief Whip, and for the British member of the European Commission, Catherine Ashton, as well as for Edward Llewellyn, during his time as chief of staff to Lord Paddy Ashdown, the then-UN High Representative of Bosnia-Herzegovina. As a British official, Korski worked in a number of positions in London, Washington DC, Iraq, Yemen and Afghanistan. He advised President Hamid Karzai's government; ran the Provincial Reconstruction Team in Basra in Iraq, and managed the post-conflict reconstruction of Basra province during the height of the conflict. He  undertook a secondment to the U.S. State Department under then US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. He also helped establish and was the deputy head of the cross-departmental Stabilisation Unit. He was awarded a CBE in 2016.