Lindsay Gaal

Lindsay Gaal

PHR and MHRM, COO/Chief Human Resources Officer

One Liberty Plaza
165 Broadway, Floor 21
New York, NY 10006
p 212.897.6403
f  212.842.7001

Lindsay Gaal, Chief Operating Officer/Chief Human Resources Officer at Friedman LLP, has more than 10 years of experience providing comprehensive HR services. In addition to her work in public accounting, she has provided HR Consulting to professional services and consumer products companies to meet their HR needs.


As the strategic leader of the firm’s Human Resources Department, Lindsay helps management make decisions involving strategic HR, resource management, compensation and benefits. She also leads her team in the formulation of HR policies and procedures, ensuring that the firm is in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Recruitment and continuing professional education are other areas where Lindsay plays an advisory role.

As an industry thought leader, Lindsay's endorsement is featured in a top-rated book by published author Jack E. Appleman, "10 Steps to Successful Business Writing, 2nd Edition." 

  • SHRM, member
  • DFK, HR chair
  • WDN