Triple listing for Saffery Trust in ePrivate Client’s Top 35 Under 35

30 May 2022

Saffery Trust professionals Donna Brehaut, Rory Jones and Karin Brehaut have been named by ePrivateClient in its 2022 Channel Islands ‘Top 35 Under 35’.

The publication’s annual listing highlights the industry’s rising stars by identifying the leading young private client practitioners from across the Channel Islands.

Donna Brehaut, an Associate Director, is a private client specialist, with significant experience working with high net worth individuals and their families across a range of international jurisdictions. Donna provides fiduciary services to clients alongside an expanded focus on business development strategy. This strategy build’s on the firm’s continued international expansion, including its new offering in the Cayman Islands as well as its established presence in Dubai. Donna has been featured in ePrivateClient’s ‘Top 35 Under 35’ Channel Islands list each year since joining the firm in 2018 and was also ranked in ePrivateClient’s global ‘Top 35 Under 35’ list in 2021.

Rory Jones was promoted to the position of Assistant Manager in January 2022, and works across a diverse client portfolio, including prominent ultra-high-net-worth individuals, where he manages large structures with multiple entities handling complex transactions. Since joining the firm 12 years ago, Rory has taken a lead role in developing the firm’s approach to digital assets and crypto currency. This is the second year running that Rory has been ranked in ePrivateClient’s ‘Top 35 Under 35’ Channel Islands listing.

Karin Brehaut joined Saffery Trust in 2015, having worked in the Fiduciary and Finance Industry since 2005. Karin works with high-net-worth individuals and large corporate entities, specialising in employment, pension schemes, and complex property unit trusts. As an Assistant Manager, Karin assists with the administration of offshore structures and the management of the family office team. She is responsible for the handling of ultra-high-net-worth families’ complex special situations and luxury assets, with a focus on art and antiques.

Manager Director of Saffery Trust, Nick Batiste, commented:

“Donna, Rory and Karin’s well-deserved recognition is a reflection of the quality of work and client service they provide and which we pride ourselves on at Saffery Trust. I thank them for their efforts and dedication, not least their role in helping drive forward growing areas of our business including digital assets services, art and other non-standard assets, as well as our recently expanded Cayman Islands offering. It’s wonderful to see their hard work being recognised by the industry, and I extend my warmest congratulations to all three of them.”