Derek Pampe joined Harris & Straub as Development Director in 2016. The Austin-based affiliate of James R. Harris Partners, H&S is one of the largest and most respected land and residential developers in Greater Austin. It develops master-planned communities, custom estate subdivisions and infill neighborhoods as well as commercial and multifamily developments.
With more than a decade of real estate development experience, Derek has successfully managed more than 30 projects through the development process including site acquisition, design, entitlement, financing and site development. In concert with a team of professionals, he is chiefly responsible for turning concept into reality for each H&S community. His detailed involvement in every step in the process demonstrates a broad skill set and sincere commitment to quality.
Prior to joining H&S, Derek was a director of land acquisition for a private developer-homebuilder and an asset manager for a private equity firm.
Derek graduated from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics with high honors.