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About SawyerOne Performance

ImageWe believe in providing world-class solutions and exceptional return on investment


Founded in 2009, we offer a comprehensive suite of customizable financial and coaching services to help firms and their employees grow and succeed. Our goal is to help customers secure their operational and financial health. We provide strong, consistent services to our customers by bringing deep industry experience and a commitment to listening to customer needs.  

President and Founder, Hugh Sawyer, CPA

Hugh is a visionary, financial expert, author, speaker, and coach focusing on helping companies accelerate their growth. In boardrooms and on the tennis court, his depth of knowledge and his experience have improved many executives’ games. He founded SawyerOne Performance in 1988 to meet the growing needs of executives for financial and performance services, particularly in the architecture and engineering markets. 

As an Executive Vice President of AXA Advisors, Hugh helped develop a world-class financial planning operation based in Atlanta as well as a sales coaching program from the U.S. headquarters in New York. He was formerly a tax executive with Ernst & Young, and the owner of his own tax and financial planning company in Virginia, which was subsequently sold to American Express. 

When Hugh is not coaching executives, he’s playing tennis. He is a lifetime member of the United States Tennis Association and has participated in league play and sanctioned USTA senior tournaments throughout the U.S. He's also a licensed CPA®, an active member and fellow of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), and an active member of Vistage, a CEO Roundtable organization.