An advantage of operating for over 30 years in the outdoors is that we have built a portfolio of over 40 highly experienced freelance staff, many of whom work solely for us.

Chris Horobin MBA ML IML (asp) MIA (asp)

As the founder of Wild Country Consultants, Chris has combined a career in Business with a love of exploring, mountaineering, rock climbing and the great outdoors.

An experienced Alpinist and high altitude mountaineer, Working with Jagged Globe, Adventure Peaks, The Mountain Company and The British Exploring Society Chris has led climbing and trekking groups in most of the greater ranges and jungles around the globe. Chris has summited Kilimanjaro seven times, Mera and Island peak three times each, Artesonerahu in the Andeas, the Gondogora La in the Pakistan Karakorum and in 2014 organised and led an expedition to climb Tethop, a previously unclimed 6200m peak in remote Ladakh, an account of which can be read HERE.

As well as graduating with an MBA from Edinburgh University in 2000 Chris is Qualified as a UK Mountain Leader and is an aspirant International Mountain Leader and Mountain Instructor having completed all aspects of the training for both schemes.