Vinod Daniel OAM: King’s Birthday Honours 2023

Vinod Daniel

AusHeritage is delighted to report that Chairman, Vinod Daniel, was recently awarded the Order of the Medal of Australia (OAM) recognising his longstanding work in philanthropy and heritage conservation.  

As Chairman of AusHeritage, former Head of the Cultural Heritage and Science Initiatives Branch at the Australian Museum, and CEO and Managing Trustee of the India Vision Institute, Daniel has dedicated his life to preserving heritage, bridging the demand-supply gap in vision care, and empowering underprivileged communities.

Vinod Daniel’s journey as a cultural heritage and conservation advocate has taken him across continents, making a profound impact on individuals and communities. Born from a deep commitment to preserving and celebrating cultural heritage, his work has left an indelible mark on Australia and beyond.

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