CEO, La Jolla Group
Daniel Neukomm is the CEO of the La Jolla Group ("LJG"), parent company of iconic surf and motocross apparel brands in the US and globally including O'Neill, Metal Mulisha and FMF Racing. LJG manages the complete lifecycle of the apparel brands, from creative design and production to marketing and distribution. Because of the brands' inherently youth centric, hype orientated and tech savvy consumer, LJG is dedicated to technology innovation by developing and enhancing LJGs increasingly more robust and sophisticated digital footprint across social, mobile and e-commerce. In addition to LJG, Daniel holds a number of advisory roles in the technology and non-profit sectors. Prior to his role as CEO, Daniel served at EVP of Strategy at LJG while leading early stage technology investing and middle market M&A for the Family Office parent company of LJG based in Silicon Valley. Daniel holds a B.A. in Economics, as well as an M.B.A. with a focus on International Strategy, and currently resides in both North San Diego County and Silicon Valley.