Hans has over 17 years of experience providing tax planning and compliance services to privately-held, middle-market businesses, business owners, and high net worth individuals. He serves clients in all phases of the business cycle ranging from start-ups, rapid growth, to mature companies and business owners seeking exit strategies and other liquidity events. His experience includes addressing the complex tax requirements of multi-state entities, as well as companies with international operations.   Hans helps his clients achieve their business goals by addressing the needs of the business and business owner in an integrated manner.  Hans provides tax services to a wide range of professional services firms including some of the most well-known and respected law firms in Southern California.  Hans’ industry experience also includes manufacturing, retail, distribution, Clean Tech, and technology, including cloud computing and social media companies.

Hans began his career at Arthur Andersen. He is an active member of the Pacific Council and a member of its Future Leaders task force.  Hans previously served on the Los Angeles Economic Development Council Green Energy Committee and previously served as a board member of Junior Achievement of Southern California. Hans holds a master of business taxation from the University of Southern California, and a master’s in accountancy from California State University, Los Angeles. He is a graduate of Whittier College where he earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration. 

Professional Experience

Grant Thornton
Arthur Andersen

Professional and Community Involvement

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Pacific Council Future Leaders Group

Practice Area & Specialization

Credentials and Certifications

CPA, California, Colorado 


MBT, University of Southern California
MS Accountancy, California State College, Los Angeles
BA, Business Administration, Whittier College


Swedish, Italian 

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