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Kansas City, Missouri

Service Experience
  • Advisory

David Hazels




Executive summary

David leads Grant Thornton's India/US (INDUS) shared-services center. The center, based in Bangalore and Kolkata, India, employs more than 2,000 professionals serving Grant Thornton and its US-based clients. Since joining the firm in 2002, Hazels has held a number of leadership roles, including: national managing partner of Advisory Services; national managing partner of Attest Services; and Advisory Services practice leader for the Central region.


Prior to joining Grant Thornton, Hazels was a manager in Arthur Andersen's business risk consulting practice and began his career as a financial auditor.

Professional qualifications and memberships


  • CPA — Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas
  • Missouri and Texas Society of CPAs
  • Institute of Internal Auditors




  • MBA, University of Florida
  • BS, Accounting, William Jewell College

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