Gary Rowett was confirmed as the manager of Derby County on 14th March 2017, having previously been at Birmingham City, where he was appointed in October 2014.
He joined Birmingham from Burton where his initial appointment with the Brewers followed a period of Gary acting as caretaker manager, following the departure of Paul Peschisolido in March 2012.
He enjoyed an excellent first season in charge after Burton narrowly missed out on automatic promotion by finishing 4th in League Two.
In 2013/14, he guided Burton to the play-off final at Wembley after the Club finished in 6th place in Sky Bet League Two.
He joined Birmingham, another former club, during the 2014/15 campaign leaving Burton in 3rd place in Sky Bet League Two. In his first season in charge at the Blues, Rowett took the team from 21st to 10th in the Championship table. He gained another top 10 finish in season 2015/16.