Name: Simon Hedges

Occupation: Conservation officer: Asian wild cattle and elephant

Institute/Affiliation: Wildlife Conservation Society

Research and work topics: Simon is one of the founding members of the IUCN Wild Cattle Specialist Group. He has over 20 years of experience in conservation in Asia and is currently also the co-chair of the IUCN Asian Elephant Group.

Asian wild cattle species of expertise: Banteng, Gaur, Saola, Water Buffalo

Asian wild cattle countries of expertise: Indonesia, Laos, Vietnam