WILD CONSERVATION INVESTMENT LP
The Wild Conservation Investment LP (Wild LP) owns, operates and acquires hunting, fishing and recreational properties in Western Canada. Our purpose is to protect and maintain the infrastructure necessary to sportsmen who hunt and fish, while providing a return to our investor partners in services and gain. Our assets include guide territories in BC, wildlife allocations in Alberta, and recreational properties. The Wild LP provides increased financial capacity, professional management, and economies of scale to improve the viability and sustainability of the outfitting industry.
The Wild LP was founded by veteran guide outfitter Darren DeLuca of Vancouver Island. Engaged in the outfitting industry for over 30 years, DeLuca saw the opportunity to bring outfitting into the 21st century. Recruiting a team of skilled professionals, DeLuca and the Wild LP are taking the outfitting industry from small mom-and-pop operations, and implementing solid business practices to increase profitability, upgrade operational excellence and improve service.
Mr. Darren DeLuca
As CEO and the General Partner of the Wild LP, Darren is responsible for the operation and governance of the Wild LP. This includes oversight of all operational aspects, investor relations and executing the Wild LP growth and acquisition plan. Darren has served for 10 years as director of the Guide Outfitters Association of BC, is a licenced guide outfitter and a member of the GOABC and Alberta Professional Hunters Association (APOS). He is a Life Member of Safari Club International and the Dallas Safari Club.
Mr. Ted Chappell
Director, Field Operations
Ted Chappell is an experienced and well traveled hunter with over 30 years in the outfitting industry. Ted has guided across BC, the Yukon, and Mexico. Ted has hunted across Canada and ventured on multiple safaris to Africa, Australia, Europe and the USA. Ted is currently a licenced guide outfitter on Vancouver Island. Ted provides in season, operational support and for Wild LP hunts. The consummate ‘boots on the ground’ guide outfitter, Ted’s experience and knowledge are essential to the successful management of field operations. Darren and Ted have been business partners in the outfitting business for since 2014.
Robert Lindores, BSc
Director, Business Operations
Robert is a 10-year veteran of the outfitting industry and holds a Business Degree he earned while on a hockey scholarship. Robert brings a unique blend of business and outfitting skills to apply to the Wild LP operational and growth plans. Robert is responsible financial and client relations programs. He also assists in the evaluation and selection of Wild LP assets. Robert has earned a reputation as an exceptional guide and is active in the field during hunting season.
Director, HR & Communications
Ashley is an experienced HR professional who has earned accolades for her efforts with a major staff recruiting company in Calgary. Her experience working with top executives to new recruits makes her a highly skilled individual who can recruit, train and manage the HR functions of the Wild LP. Ashley also has excellent communication and technical skills for the management of Wild LP social media and web-based communications. Ashley is a hunter and Darren’s wingman when they hunt together in AB.
Legal and Accounting
Moody Gartner Tax Attorneys, Edmonton
Jonas Outside, Denmark
PG Webdesigns, Prince George
For more information on the Wild Conservation Investment LP contact:
CEO/ General Partner