Freed Maxick Admits New Director 

David J. Hansen

Buffalo, N.Y.-based Freed Maxick (FY18 net revenue of $45.9 million) has admitted David J. Hansen into the director’s group. Hansen is located in the firm’s Rochester, N.Y., office and joined the practice in 2007.

He has a broad background, specializing in both financial and technical control reviews, Sarbanes-Oxley engagements and other risk advisory and assurance projects and serves as the methodology and practice lead for Freed Maxick’s System and Organization Control (SOC) reporting services, Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance practice. Hansen also works with commercial banks, publicly traded companies, and other highly regulated entities, both internationally and domestically.

In addition to practice oversight, Hansen is heavily involved in the planning, execution and completion of various SOC, PCI and IT and financial consulting engagements for clients operating in a variety of industries, including technology services, higher education, government, manufacturing, health care and financial services.

“With a strong work ethic and a talented team of professionals behind you, one can accomplish anything – which I have experienced firsthand. I’ve always lived by the idea to do right by your colleagues and clients, and a trusted relationship will follow along to a bright future,” says Hansen.