Marin County (Novato) Office (415) 300-0065
Fax (415) 858-0065
SF Admin Office (415) 690-7601

Who are we?

David Hansmann and Rick Goldfien have over 40 years of experience between them in the insurance industry and in executive positions in both privately and publicly-held companies. In these roles they have dealt extensively with insurance and other real-world issues. We’ve sat in your chair and stood in your shoes! We created Auxilian with the goal of helping our clients get the most from their total benefits budget. 

We are located in the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area with offices in San Rafael and San Francisco.

The Principals

Richard Goldfien

Rick Goldfien is cofounder of Auxilian Insurance Services. Prior to founding Auxilian, Rick was a finance and operations executive with several mid-size and large companies. After receiving his masters degree from UC Davis, Rick worked for Fireman's Fund, first as an actuary, and lastly as head of Worldwide Financial Planning, reporting to the CFO. He went on to manage the Finance and Actuarial functions for Lifeguard, a not-for-profit health plan based in San Jose, then became SVP of Finance and Business Development for QuadraMed, a publicly-traded healthcare software company, where he also served a stint as interim CFO. Immediately prior to founding Auxilian he was with InteliStaf (now a subsidiary of MSN Healthcare, focusing primarily on interim staffing in the nursing field), as treasurer, general manager of the Major Client Division and  CFO for the Travel Nursing Division.

David Hansmann

David Hansmann is cofounder of Auxilian Insurance Services. David has over 20 years of insurance and finance experience with companies ranging from less than 10, to over 5,000 employees. David received his Bachelors degree from Dartmouth and his MBA from the University of Chicago and began his business career as an actuarial student at Cigna Corporation, in Hartford CT. Immediately prior to founding Auxilian, David was the top finance executive at Abaca, an anti-spam hardware & software vendor, where he was responsible for all finance activities. He was also CFO for Exergy, a company that designs and builds efficient power plants and for Aurora Biofuels, and served in various executive roles at Fireman's Fund, Callen Associates and QuadraMed.

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