Trained as a spatial scientist, Danesh is electoral reform group Tindak Malaysia's Mapping Advisor. Together with dozens of volunteers, Tindak Malaysia launched Malaysia's first balanced electoral map of the country in 2014. Danesh also launched Tindak's Online Electoral Map Portal, Malaysia's first. He has presented talks about redelineation, open data, and the application of elections mapping in Melbourne, Brisbane, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore.