Daniël Louw was a minster at Wynberg and Stellenberg respectively after his student years at the University of Stellenbosch and Tubingen (M.A., D.Phil., D.Tb.).
He was then called to the Theological Seminary of the University of Stellenbosch where he is professor in Practical Theology. Daniël and his wife Hermien are the parents of two daughters and two sons. He has authored several books.