Travis Hansen is a retired professional basketball player and entrepreneur. He played with the Atlanta Hawks in the NBA. As of 2020, Travis Hansen net worth is estimated to be around $20 million.
Hansen was born on April 15, 1978, in Provo, Utah to parents Scot W. Hansen and Laurie Ann Hansen. He started playing basketball when he was at Mountain View High School. He averaged 18.6 ppg, 8.4 rpg, 7.5 apg, and was team captain when they were named Region Champions and Consolation Champions in 1996.
Hansen played college basketball at Utah Valley State College. He was then signed for Brigham Young University. During his time at BYU, he was a two-time All-MWC selection, MWC Defensive Player of the Year, and a two-time All-District selection.
Travis Hansen was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks in the second round of the 2003 NBA Draft. He signed a two-year deal with the Hawks. In his first season, he played a total of 41 games, starting four, and averaging 3 points per game. Unfortunately, due to a stress fracture in his right foot, he had to miss the next 40 games.
Hansen played only one year with the Hawks and then signed a two-year deal for Au Ceramica. He spent a total of 9 years playing in Europe for teams like Dynamo Moscow, Real Madrid, and Khimki. In 2011, he retired from professional basketball.
After retiring from basketball, Hansen has been involved in several entrepreneurial and philanthropic activities. In 2013, he co-founded the company Life Credit. He is also the co-founder of Sunshine Heroes Foundation. It is a non-profit organization that focuses on changing the lives of children and their families all over the world.
Hansen is the founder of Tesani Companies. It is a US-based holding company that starts, buys, and invests in great businesses. Hansen is also the co-founder and CEO of EddyHR. The company builds HR software for small to midsize businesses. They help to hire, manage people, and manage documents.