Luke Gamble, BVSc, DVM&S, FRCVS 
Chief Executive - Worldwide Veterinary Service 
Chief Executive - Mission Rabies

A vet since 1999, Founder and CEO of the international animal charities Worldwide Veterinary Service and Mission Rabies, tv star of Sky One’s Vet Adventures, featured on Animal Planet and Nat Geo, Luke is an entrepreneur, author, adventurer and much more...

From rabies to rhinos, Luke’s projects are as ambitious as they are fun! No vision is too small - with the right team - anything is possible! A recipient of several global awards and voted on the Independent on Sunday list of 101 Inspirational Great Britons, Luke lectures internationally both on veterinary subjects and motivational talks.

Professionally, he has been invited by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to sit on an expert panel for the International Control of Neglected Zoonotic Diseases and is widely published in the field of One Health and rabies.

A visiting Professor to the Centre of Animal Welfare at the University of Winchester and an Honorary Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery from Edinburgh University for pioneering leadership in the field of animal welfare, Luke has also been made a Fellow of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons for meritorious contributions to the profession. Fellowship is the highest status of membership of the College.

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A global profession with a united goal