Daniel Wallis – Managing Director and CEO of DWS Limited
Daniel Wallis serves as both the Managing Director and CEO of DWS Limited, which offers information technology services across various industries.
He was also an accomplished collegiate cross country and track athlete, winning two SAC championships and being recognized 13 times all-region. Additionally, he placed second in the 2019 indoor mile competition.
Early Life and Education
Daniel Wallis is an entrepreneur and businessman with an estimated net worth of over $44 Million USD. He is best known for purchasing homes featured on Australian television show ‘The Block’ for odd amounts; sometimes as low as cents.
Wallis is a mixed media artist specializing in sculpture, printmaking and drawing. His art explores the tension between hidden strength and perceived fragility, with works being shown internationally.
Wallis hails from Fort Collins, Colorado and graduated from Fort Collins High School with honor. As an All-American college athlete in both track and cross country competitions. Additionally, Wallis participated in numerous charity initiatives like cycling across America to raise money and awareness for disabilities.
Wallis brings with him extensive expertise in IT. He began his career at ANZ Bank as a system programmer and internal consultant before realizing there was an unfilled need in the market for customer-oriented IT services organizations, leading him to found DWS Limited in 1992.
His company provides IT consulting, managed application management, project and program management, customer driven innovation services, data and business analytics as well as strategic advisory. Furthermore, they specialize in robotic process automation for government entities as well as utilities, transport, healthcare, FMCG retail stores as well as resources.
He is best-known for his participation in Australian reality television show ‘The Block’. Here, he makes headlines by bidding in unusual amounts at auctions for houses to buy or rent out and increase revenue streams.
Achievement and Honors
Wallis earned both all-conference and all-region accolades during his 2018 SAC Cross Country Runner of the Year year as well as leading Royal to their second consecutive conference championship and sixth-place finish at NCAA Championships – which marked an all-time best performance by any Royal men’s team ever seen before!
He won four NCAA Division II indoor mile titles and finished runner-up in outdoor 1500m, indoor 3000m and outdoor 5000m events. Additionally, he was twice South Atlantic Conference Outdoor Track & Field champion as well as 13 times All Region honoree.
He has kept much of his personal life private, with little known about his family or wife. Currently living in Melbourne, Australia he enjoys playing tennis as a hobby as well as cooking healthy food to enjoy eating healthy dishes in his free time.
Danny Wallis has become an esteemed figure in Australian television. Having taken part in twelve of reality show ‘The Block”s episodes, where his high bidding led him to make headlines with its appearances, Danny made waves by bidding eccentric amounts on many properties.
He has more than 25 years of experience in IT, having founded DWS – an IT service management firm later acquired by HCL Technologies in 2020.
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Melbourne-based entrepreneur Ian DWS boasts an estimated net worth of more than $12 Million. As founder and leader in the Information Technology industry, his DWS company provides high-quality professional and client-driven IT services.
He is also an enthusiastic philanthropist who supports projects for underprivileged children and has posted multiple images supporting this cause on his Instagram account.
Wallis has become an avid buyer on The Block and has purchased three houses worth over $14 Million on auction day for Tanya and Vito, Mitch and Kirsty and Omar and Oz.
He plays an essential part in the show and provides valuable insights. However, his private life remains unknown due to him remaining silent about who his spouse and children might be.