Welcome to H. Jakobsen & Co.

H. Jakobsen & Co. Outsourced Accounting & Business Management offers accurate, decision – ready information.


Specializing in virtual-based accounting and bookkeeping services for the entertainment industry, professional services industry, and high net worth family businesses – locally based in the San Francisco Bay Area or for businesses on-the-go nationwide, H. Jakobsen translates financials into business intelligence so companies can make smart decisions.




We’ll set up your cloud-based financials so your company has complete access to secure records online anywhere. Our personalized training and support makes this super easy and vastly time- and cost-effective.




Smarter business decisions are just easier when our experts translate financials into meaningful business intelligence. Offering high level, customized services for the past decade, the firm is managed by the expertise of a CPA/Controller, and certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor creating a friendly, relaxed feeling and affordability of a smaller, more intimate professional environment.  We are not a tax firm so we don’t offer tax advice.




These qualifications allow H. Jakobsen & Co. to establish customized, efficient, and adaptable service options to maximize value for companies who require complex or variable help with outsourced accounting and bookkeeping services.

Management Reporting:  We translate numbers into information that is useful to our client’s growing and fast paced production or consulting company businesses, using a simplified easy to read dash board summary.

Business Consulting:  We coordinate your in-house production team to work more productively by suggesting ways to be cost effective and grow.

Accountant and Business Management:  We act as a mini accounting office or your controller, bookkeeper or business management team.

Certified QuickBooks Proadvisor:  As your QuickBooks Specialists, we design your system so that it works for your company.

Specialty services in QuickBooks for the film industry as Production Accountant, TV & Music Accounting, Professional Service or Personal Finance Accounting, and accounting for family business in high net worth and high profile environment.

With our advanced technology, we work with you nationwide which means you get:

  • Real time Information
  • Reduced overhead costs




With specialists in Production Accounting & Outsourced Bookkeeping teams, you’re assured familiarity with industry terminology and business processes for more accurate accounting and communications.

Some of the industries we serve (for a detailed list see Our Clients)