Derek was born in 1966 in Kampala, Uganda. Derek obtained his PH licence in the early 90’s and has been hunting professionally in Tanzania ever since. He has built up a loyal and ever expanding list of clientele. Derek also has a good understanding of hunting in Southern Africa. Derek enjoys guiding Photographic Safaris and another of his passions is game bird shooting. In February 2013 Derek took over from his father, Robin as Chairman of Robin Hurt Ltd. Derek is married to Belinda and they have two sons. They live on a farm in Arusha overlooking Mt Kilimanjaro.