Daniel Sennheiser was born in Zurich in 1973. After studying product design at the Art Center College of Design in La-Tour-de-Peilz, Switzerland, and Pasadena in the US state of California, he founded the Munich-based agency Digani.
Between 1999 and 2002, Daniel Sennheiser worked for various communications agencies in Munich and Zurich, including Pixelpark, Concept! and Ogilvy Interactive. During this time, he counted numerous global businesses among his clients. In 2003, he joined Procter & Gamble, most recently, in the role of Associate Director of Design & Innovation, EMEA.
In March 2008, Daniel Sennheiser joined Sennheiser electronic where he created the Strategic Innovation department and focused on the long-term strategic orientation of the company. Since January 2011, he has been a member of the Executive Management Board. As President of Strategy and Finance, he was responsible for Strategic Marketing, Strategic Innovation, Technology and Innovation, Corporate Controlling, and Corporate Finance.
On 1 July 2013, Daniel Sennheiser and his brother Andreas Sennheiser were appointed CEOs, assuming overall responsibility of the company. Together they drive the strategy of creating innovative audio products and remarkable sound experiences for the end user. Their vision to actively participate in creating the future of audio is based on the 70-year history of Sennheiser, a distinct culture of innovation and a mutual passion for excellence.
Shaping the future of audio and creating unique sound experiences for customers – this aim unites Sennheiser employees and partners worldwide. Founded in 1945, Sennheiser is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of headphones, microphones and wireless transmission systems. With 21 sales subsidiaries and long-established trading partners, the company is active in more than 50 countries and operates its own production facilities in Germany, Ireland, Romania and the USA. Since 2013, Sennheiser has been managed by Daniel Sennheiser and Dr. Andreas Sennheiser, the third generation of the family to run the company. In 2017, the Sennheiser Group generated turnover totaling €667.7 million.