St. Paul, MN
David Hanssens possesses over 20 years of diverse experience in the information industry. Having held numerous executive positions over the course of his career, David Hanssens commands extensive acumen in the arenas of sales force optimization, strategic growth, global expansion, and merger integration. He holds a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Cornell. Currently, Mr. Hanssens is a Partner in OC&C Strategy Consultants, where he co-heads operations in the firm's information and media practice departments. He joined the firm in 2009.
Between 2001 and 2008, David Hanssens served as President and Chief Strategy Officer of Consulting Services for Thomson Legal & Regulatory and Thomson Reuters, where he directed large-scale strategy and corporate innovation, helping the company expand into a variety of software and service markets during his tenure there. Hanssens also served as a founding Partner of the Parthenon Group; a co-founder of MIR; the Director of Business Planning for PepsiCo; and a Manager with Bain & Company. He has additionally occupied executive advisory roles with an array of leading global information firms that includes Dun & Bradstreet, Houghton Mifflin, and Macmillan. Additionally, David Hanssens sits on the boards of two firms offering services for the legal industry.