Trustees

Find out more about those involved in the Horse Sanctuary Trust.

Andrea Carter (previously Rubin)
Fundraising & Admin
Andrea grew up with horses and joined Cart Horse Protection Association in 2010 as Fundraiser and Social Media Manager. Witnessing the plight of the working cart horses and seeing the need for a retirement farm, she pledged to do something to help the working cart horses in Cape Town. She holds a Diploma for Equine Assisted Learning and Certificate for Master Mindfulness Practitioner. Click here for more information.

Diana Truter
Animal Welfare & Veterinary
Diana has spent most of her life dedicated to the welfare of the cart horses in Cape Town. She is currently Senior Inspector for Cart Horse Protection Association and resides at the Rest and Rehabilitation Centre in Somerset West where cart horses are taken when in foal, injured, or available for adoption. Click here to meet Diana and witness her passion via a video created by Andrea Carter in 2014.

Martin Luyt
Finance
Martin is the managing director of LPH Chartered Accountants, and has 25 years’ post-qualification experience. Since qualifying in 1988, he has worked in London for Ernst & Young and Safinvest, and more recently was a director of the former BDO Spencer Steward (Cape Town). Upon hearing of our dream, Martin offered to set up a Trust for us and manages this for us pro-bono. Click here to read more.