Grant Sarten

Grant is passionate about helping rural businesses succeed. This means working closely with individuals and families to understand why they are in business and what they really want to get out of it. Grant believes that every farm business is unique and that people are the most important element, and understanding what drives people is the key to unlocking what will drive the business forward. Being actively involved in dairy farming himself Grant has a real passion for the industry.

His clients range from small to medium sized across a number of industries in the private business sector, however the majority of Grant’s clients are Taranaki-based dairy farmers. Having started at PwC in 1995, Grant is one of PwC’s most experienced rural business advisors. His specialities include strategy and planning, trusts, wealth and estate planning, accounting and tax planning with a particular interest in succession planning. He loves helping clients to develop a well thought out plan then working with them to ensure a successful implementation.

Keeping a balance in life between work and family is important to Grant. He enjoys spending quality time with his large and active family. Family sports activities include soccer, netball, rugby, cricket … you name it! Grant also likes to get his hands dirty and you will often find him feeding animals or fixing fences before coming into the office in the mornings.

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