‘From the Top’ interview with Derek Hatfield


What makes a great leader? Are they born into privilege with a magical set of skills? Or, are leaders a product of their own determination and perseverance?

The show is called; ‘From the Top’ an interview based show that answers those questions and more. In this episode John Miers, chairman of Black Isle Consultants, interviews special guest Derek Hatfield, entrepreneur, motivational speaker and sailor.

It takes tremendous courage, determination and persistence to race around the world alone. Derek is the 126th brave sailor to have ever done it. That is fewer than the 400 astronauts who have gone into space or the over 15,000 mountaineers who have reached the summit of Mt. Everest. It is a tremendous accomplishment under normal circumstances, but Derek Hatfield’s story is truly inspiring.