Hugh Cooper, Managing Director

After more than 35 years of professional, operational and accounting experience, Hugh co-founded Safima Solutions with the conviction that no business should have to go without the great guidance and support just because they are not yet a blue chip. Beginning his career with Deloitte where he was a Senior Manager, Hugh’s experience includes 15 years in the practice of public accounting and 23 years in executive and consulting positions. Throughout his career, he has consulted with CFOs and CEOs to solve problems. He negotiated multiple lines of credit and financing plans, developed synergy analyses and performed due diligence assignments on many acquisitions, both large and small, and developed an operational internal audit program.  Hugh is passionate about accounting and contributing to the success of his clients.

Brad Cooper, Consultant

Since co-founding Safima, Brad has consulted with numerous executives to develop strategies and solutions to their problems.  He has been responsible for providing an array of accounting services such as bank reconciliations, AR and AP, payroll and monthly financial reporting.  He has assisted in the design and implementation of accounting systems, including the chart of accounts, setting up databases for analysis and implementation of item masters for managing perpetual inventory. Brad’s commitment to excellence and creativity brings extraordinary energy and dedication to his projects.

Jon Fuller, Senior Consultant

Jon has over 34 years of professional and business experience, which includes 10 years with Deloitte, the COO of a public company, the controller of a subsidiary of a multi-billion dollar company and on the advisory boards for two private companies.  For the past 16 years he has been providing specialized management consulting services to public and private companies, including (1) Sarbanes-Oxley Act Section 404 compliance, (2) project management support and execution, (3) accounting support services (surge resource), (4) goodwill and other intangible asset impairment evaluation, (5) preparation of application of US GAAP memos and reports, (5) due diligence reviews for M&A activities, investments, joint ventures & other alliances and (6) other management advisory services.

Safima Solutions fosters a culture and values that stem from it's founder and his partners.

  • Reputation is a key driver in the success of our company so we take pride in conducting ourselves with the highest degree of ethical standards and integrity.

  • Transparency and dedication are not only attributes we bring to our jobs but are also practiced internally in our own firm.

  • We encourage creative thinking and a team mentality that allows us to maximize our abilities thus benefiting our clients and allowing us to overcome new and uncharted challenges that may arise when working with small businesses.

Our Vision


Safima Solutions is a veteran-owned family firm originated in Charlotte, North Carolina. that works with clients throughout the United States.  We are passionate about what we do and will evolve our company and its resources to be nationally recognized as a visionary and industry leader in bringing big business resources to small businesses in an affordable and effective manner.