Brian Eastman, President & Senior Consultant
Mr. Eastman acquired Safeguard Advisors from original founder Robert Hubbard in early 2014. Since 2008, Mr. Eastman has been a consultant for Safeguard and has helped thousands of clients take control of their retirement investing. A UC Berkeley graduate, Mr. Eastman offers a wealth of experience as an entrepreneur, real estate investor and corporate trainer in his role as a Senior Consultant. His in-depth knowledge of Self Directed IRA investing, breadth of real world experience, and ability to clearly communicate the ins and outs of retirement investing in plain English, make him a valuable resource to our clients.
Mark Huglin, JD | Ll.M (Taxation) | CPA | Legal & Tax Consultant
A principal in the law firm of Draneas & Huglin, PC, Mr. Huglin provides the IRA LLC and Sole-Proprietor 401(k) structuring for Safeguard Advisors. His practice focuses on taxation, estate planning and administration, formation of limited liability companies and corporations, ERISA, qualified and non-qualified retirement plans, general business and real estate. Mr. Huglin holds an advanced degree in tax law and is also a Certified Public Accountant.
Leonard Fischer, Esq. | Legal Consultant & Tax Consultant
Mr. Fischer provides the Business Funding IRA pension plan for Safeguard. His professional life has focused on employee benefits and retirement plans. He has more than 45 years experience as a consultant in this field and as an attorney specializing in the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and other laws dealing with qualified retirement plans. Articles written by Mr. Fischer have been published in many magazines and legal journals. He is “the” acknowledged expert in providing the legal structure that allows individuals to utilize retirement funds for working or start up capital for a small business.