Hubie de Burgh has 38 years experience in the bloodstock industry having worked on leading stud farms in Ireland, USA and Australia. He spent twenty years developing the bloodstock interests of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai in his role as manager of Sheikh Hamdan’s, Derrinstown Stud and associated farms in Ireland.

He left Derrinstown Stud to set up his own stud farm and bloodstock consultancy business in 2003. During his time with Sheikh Hamdan he was directly associated with the purchasing or raising the winners of 61 Group 1 races including 15 Classics and in Australia horses including Zabeel, Almaraad, At Talaq, Jeune and many others.

Since the inception of De Burgh Equine, Hubie has been responsible for purchasing the winners of 16 Group 1 races in Australia, Ireland, Hong Kong, USA and France including an incredible two individual Melbourne Cup winners.