Sally-Anne Moss, the charming boss of Brunswick’s South African office,
is the talk of Johannesburg’s Central Business District.
It appears that the founding director of Financial Dynamics is so
passionate about horses that she had two of her own flown out with her.
Wilbur and Gubby - both eventers - are settling in nicely. And the two
she left behind are much missed. ‘I couldn’t bring all four out, much as
I would like to - the cost was just too enormous,’ she says.
Although she has never ridden professionally, Moss is quite dedicated to
eventing and is already making hermark on the scene - she is due to
ride in South Africa’s equivalent of Badminton, the Sappi Horse Trials
Certainly her hobby has aroused the interest of the locals. ‘It’s been a
point of such interest since I arrived among South Africans that I
should want to bring the horses with me,’ says Moss. ‘I suppose it shows
commitment, because it’s really tough to get them out of the country
again. I think they think it’s typical of English eccentricity.’
As for the rumour that Brunswick met the cost of Wilbur and Gubby’s
flights as part of her relocation package, this, sadly, is untrue. ‘I
wish they had paid,’ says Moss, ‘maybe then I could have brought all