Episode 140 – Derek Gaunt is a hostage negotiator and author
Derek Gaunt is a 29 year law enforcement veteran, where he spent the majority of his career as a member and also as a leader of hostage negotiations teams. During his time with these teams, he became one of the most respected hostage negotiations leaders in the Washington DC, metropolitan area. Derek has conducted leadership training around the world, teaching leaders how to apply hostage negotiations practices and principles to their world. He is also the author of “Ego, Authority, Failure: Using Emotional Intelligence Like a Hostage Negotiator to Succeed as a Leader”
Derek Gaunt is an accomplished trainer and he is also a negotiations coach for the Black Swan Group. He has over 17 years of experience in providing negotiations and leadership training to corporate, government and law enforcement personnel.