Derek du Preez joined Computerworld UK as a reporter in February 2012, prior to which he was working a reporter for competitor title Computing. He has a broad range of experience covering news, writing features, chairing podcasts and recording videos for editorial use.
Before entering B2B journalism, Derek studied Industrial Economics at the University of Warwick. He also previously worked for Halifax Bank of Scotland, where he investigated unclaimed sums of money that needed to be reallocated.
Areas that Derek covers at Computerworld UK include telecoms, public sector projects and the financial industry.