Wright was born and has lived most of his life in Africa. He was
born in South Africa and then moved to Rhodesia in the late 1940's.
Bill Wright, his father, set up Deep Well Water Supplies and Gordon
Wright joined him in business in 1969. They specialised in locating
and drilling for water in the dry landscape of Southern Africa.
Gordon immigrated to the UK in 1979 and adapted his water divining
skills to the English country side. Gordon has lectured widely
on water divining and is well known for his skill in locating
under ground supplies of water. Gordon is now working in East Africa.