Ted Hansen

Ted Hansen
Chief Financial Officer

Ted is responsible for managing Chartwell’s daily operations. He is also an integral part of Chartwell's valuation and transaction opinions practice.



Ted is an active member of The ESOP Association and has previously served as an Officer for the Minnesota chapter. He is also a member of the National Center for Employee Ownership and the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants. Ted is a Registered Representative with Chartwell affiliate, CCS Transactions, LLC and holds FINRA Series 7, 24, 28, 63, and 79 licenses.



Prior to joining Chartwell, Ted was the Chief Financial Officer at Twin Modal, Inc., where he helped move the company to 100% ESOP ownership. He was instrumental in achieving annual growth of 15% for 12 straight years. Ted also negotiated the terms of two successful acquisitions and was heavily involved in the sale of the company and termination of the ESOP plan. He also served on Twin Modal's Board of Directors and as an ESOP Trustee.


Ted holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration with emphasis in accounting from the University of St. Thomas.