Derek White: Hibs’ Head of Football Operations Explains the Truth About His Role

Derek White is Head of Football Operations at Hibernian and sat down with SQaF Untold to offer insight into his role at the Scottish Premiership club.

From rescuing new signings from locked garages late at night to attending the Conference League draw at UEFA HQ, it’s been a busy summer for White.

Here, he details the pressures of the transfer window, shares details of what it is like to work closely with the Hibs team, reveals what goes into planning a European away trip in Luzern and discusses the intensity of the Edinburgh derby.

White also looked back at his time with boyhood club Livingston, where he performed every job you can imagine and also attended the club’s League Cup final appearance.

Watch the full Derek White interview in full:

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Elliott Bretland

Elliott Bretland is a freelance football writer. Having previously worked at MailOnline Sport and the Liverpool ECHO, he now spends his Saturday’s actually making use of his Everton season ticket. Elliott also spent a year with Onefootball in Berlin and took the opportunity to watch games all over Europe. You can follow Elliott on Twitter.

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