Danny Freeman

Danny Freeman

Senior Partner Energy & Utilities Chicago


Danny provides leadership and end-to-end support to large utilities navigating high-impact initiatives that address our evolving energy landscape. These initiatives include strategy, business case development, and regulatory filing delivery, as well as program design, implementation, and benefit tracking and realization. Danny’s program leadership and communication skills, financial acumen, and critical thinking enable him to deliver complex programs under tight deadlines with high levels of client satisfaction.

Danny is based in Chicago and leads the Central region for our Energy & Utilities practice. He is responsible for developing our people and practice, delivering value to our clients, and growing our business.

Prior to joining West Monroe in 2007, Danny spent several years with a Fortune 500 manufacturer, graduating from the organization’s finance leadership development program. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management and has continued his learning and development through an Executive Leadership certificate at Yale University and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP).

What makes Danny different

Danny is passionate about what he does, both at work and in his personal life. He and his wife stay busy keeping up with three young children. In pockets of free time, Danny enjoys travel and playing golf and basketball.

Where Danny makes an impact

Danny is active in his children's schools, coaches youth basketball, and actively seeks out opportunities for his client work to deliver sustainable solutions and value to the community.

Meet the Energy & Utilities team