Private Client Trust has been a fundamental pillar to comprehensive fiduciary services offering for 25 years. Private Client Trust provides all the necessary fiduciary solutions to empower Independent Financial Advisors and individuals to use the Trust formation, Will drafting, Estate Planning and Estate Administration facilities with confidence.
Grant Alexander 
B.Com Hons (FAPM) (Tax) CA (SA) LLM

Director Private Client Holdings

A Chartered Accountant with an Honours degree in Taxation and a Masters degree in Commercial Law, Grant has investment qualifications from the Securities Institute (London) and a B.Com Honours degree in Financial Analysis and Portfolio Management from the Graduate School of Business. Grant is the founder of Private Client Trust and is responsible for it seamless functioning believing that effective Estate Planning and a sound Will are fundamental to multigenerational wealth management.




Sarah Love CFP®


An admitted Attorney and Notary, with a BCom and LLB from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Sarah moved to Cape Town in 2008 where she articled in a small fiduciary focused practise. Realising that practising as an Attorney was not for her, Sarah joined the Private Client Holdings family in 2012. Since then, she has become a Fiduciary Practitioner of South Africa, as recognised by FISA and completed her Certificate in Deceased Estates Practise with distinction in 2013 and recently completed the Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning.




David Knott
Non-executive Director Private Client Trust

With over 40 years’ experience in the fiduciary field, David was the former Head of Fiduciary Products at BoE Trust. David was responsible for the creation of the fiduciary offering of The Board of Executors, Johannesburg, in 1981 and has since played a leading role in setting standards and establishing policies and procedures for FISA. Recognised by FISA as a certified Fiduciary Practitioner of South Africa (FPSA), David was admitted as a member of The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, United Kingdom. David contributes an invaluable depth of wisdom and knowledge to Private Client Holdings.




Elmien Pols CFP® FPSA®  
Fiduciary Specialist


Elmien Pols is a Registered Fiduciary Practitioner, South Africa and a Certified Financial Planner. She has many years of experience working in the Fiduciary Industry and is passionate about the importance of estate planning and Will drafting as a key part in wealth creation and preservation. Her professional client centric approach is central to the Private Client Trust offering.



Trusted Fiduciary Services for Over 25 Years