A few years after qualifying as a vet, Andrew formed the UK based International Zoo Veterinary Group to provide freelance veterinary services across the world. He is an internationally recognised expert in conservation medicine, bird diseases and marine mammal care and sits on many committees as an expert. As well as providing expertise to policy formers and to captive endangered species across the world, Andrew has been a long term veterinary advisor to conservation projects worldwide, including the Mauritian Wildlife Foundation. Andrew has a particular interest in island birds and reptiles where disease can be catastrophic to whole species. In addition to being our vet in Mauritius and the Seychelles, Andrew is currently Secretary to WVI, plays an active part in the day to day running of the charity.