In May 1996, Symbol Financial Services CC was registered with John Alexander and Kenneth Badenhorst as the joint members of the CC. Kenneth was still a trainee and worked with John to qualify as a practicing member of SAIPA (at that time it was called the Institute of Commercial and Financial Accountants (cfa).

When Kenneth Qualified in January 1999, he bought John out and was the sole member of the CC.

The company started off with one client and has built its client base into the hundred by word of mouth. We still strive to give the best service to our clients.