Daniel Tangherlini

Washington, DC

Mr. Tangherlini recently announced that he has joined the Government-facing technology firm, SeamlessDocs, as the President of its Federal business unit. He also serves in a variety of advisory and support capacities with a number of technology firms including Notarize.com, Blue Planet and Coretex, as well as provides consulting and facilitation support to businesses and nonprofits.  His interest is in bringing increased efficiency to business and government through the thoughtful application of technology and process reform. Until April of this year he was the Chief Operating Officer of Artemis Real Estate Partners, a real estate private equity firm with commercial real estate investments across the United States. As a principal of the firm, Mr. Tangherlini was responsible for developing and implementing operational activities. He joined the firm in 2015.

Prior to joining Artemis, Mr. Tangherlini served as Administrator of the General Services Administration (GSA), having been nominated to serve in the position by President Obama and confirmed by the US Senate. As the agency head of GSA since 2012, Mr. Tangherlini introduced new technologies, smarter acquisition platforms, innovative work spaces and entrepreneurial ventures such as 18F. He identified creative ways to leverage unused assets, and began using data driven decision making processes to help better serve the federal government and the American public.

Mr. Tangherlini has also served as the Chief Financial Officer at the U.S. Department of the Treasury from 2009 to 2013 (also a Senate confirmed position), where he was the principal policy advisor on the development and execution of the Treasury’s budget and performance plans. During that time he concurrently served as the Assistant Secretary for Management. Prior to his role at Treasury, he served as the District of Columbia City Administrator and Deputy Mayor from 2006 to 2009. In 2006, he served as the Interim General Manager of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (Metro). From 2000 to 2006, he served as Director of the District of Columbia Department of Transportation.

Mr. Tangherlini received a B.A. and an M.P.P. from the University of Chicago, and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He serves on a number of non-profit boards and lives with his wife and two daughters on Capitol Hill in the District.