Dr. Daniel Guhr has served as Managing Director of the Illuminate Consulting Group (ICG) since 2003. ICG maintains offices in the U.S.A., Germany, and Australia. Prior to founding ICG, Guhr served as a strategy consultant with the Boston Consulting Group in Munich and San Francisco, and as a Director of Business Development with SAP in Silicon Valley.
Dr. Guhr holds a D.Phil. in Higher Education and a M.Sc. in Educational Research Methodology from the University of Oxford, as well as a M.A. in Political Science from Brandeis University. He also studied political science at Bonn and Harvard Universities, served as a research specialist at the Center for Studies of Higher Education at the University of California at Berkeley, and conducted research at the Max-Planck-Institute for Human Studies in Berlin.
Dr. Guhr has authored more than 35 reports, research papers, and studies. He has contributed to more than 85 conference sessions, seminars, and workshops. Dr. Guhr is the past President of the Oxford University Society’s San Diego branch. He also served as a Council Member of Bonn University's Universitätsgesellschaft. He currently serves on the Advisory Council of the University of California at Santa Cruz’s College Eight.