Louis Egger


Executive in Residence in the Pratt School of Engineering

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Executive in Residence in the Pratt School of Engineering

Contact Information

  • Office Location: 3575 CIEMAS, Box 90271, Durham, NC 27708-0300
  • Office Phone: (919) 660-5443
  • Email Address: daniel.egger@duke.edu


  • J.D. Yale University, 1992

Research Interests

Daniel Egger has more than seventeen years experience creating new software products and services, as founder and CEO of a series of venture-backed information technology companies, and as Managing Partner in a venture capital fund. Egger is Executive in Residence in Duke University’s Master of Engineering Management Program and has taught courses in entrepreneurship and venture capital at Duke since 2003. He was formerly the Howard Johnson Foundation Entrepreneur-in-Residence in Duke’s Markets and Management Program for undergraduates.

Courses Taught

  • AIPI 510: Sourcing Data for Analytics
  • EGRMGMT 585: Fundamentals of Data Science in Engineering Management
  • EGRMGMT 587: Data Visualization for Engineering Managers
  • EGRMGMT 588: Machine Learning Principles and Applications for Engineering Managers
  • EGRMGMT 590: Advanced Topics in Engineering Management