Name: Van Ngoc Thinh

Occupation: Central Annamites Coordinator

Institute/Affiliation: WWF-Vietnam

Research and work topics: Thinh is a native of the Saola country of central Vietnam. He went from patrol ranger at Vietnam's Bach Ma National Park to completing a PhD on the gibbons of Vietnam through the University of Goettingen in Germany. He is closely involved in WWF's Saola conservation efforts in his own 'backyard' in Thua Thien-Hue and Quang Nam provinces.

Asian wild cattle species of expertise: Saola

Asian wild cattle countries of expertise: Vietnam