Tony Gent 

Tony Gent is Chief Executive of UK Amphibian and Reptile Conservation, an organisation managing c. 1700 ha of habitat, mostly heathland. He has 22 years' experience as herpetological adviser in Governmental and Non-Government bodies. He is Vice Chair of the European Herpetological Society (SHE) Conservation Committee and SHE Representative on the European Habitats Forum.