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Daniel Costello

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Daniel Costello

Managing Partner, Participant Capital
Daniel Costello

Daniel is Managing Partner of Participant Capital, an investment bank based between London and New York, where he focuses on investments across media, entertainment, technology and related verticals. Previously, Daniel worked for five years as SVP of Global M&A and Strategy at News Corp. During his tenure, News Corp completed over $2.5 billion of investments including the acquisitions of Move.com ($1B, US), Harlequin ($400M, CA), Unruly ($200M, UK), Wireless Group/Sports Talk ($200M, UK), Storyful ($20M, Ireland), as well as additional acquisitions across multiple technology and media sectors in India, Australia and Europe. Daniel previously founded a London-based research firm, Titan Advisers, which provided research and financial analysis to both corporates and large global institutional investment firms. Daniel worked for over a decade as a journalist for The Wall Street Journal and the Los Angeles Times as a financial journalist covering economics, healthcare and politics. Daniel earned his BA from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in economics and Japanese, and an MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.