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Philip Lymbery

Philip Lymbery - Global Chief Executive

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Philip has been leading Compassion for more than a decade. He is also a Visiting Professor at the University of Winchester and President of Eurogroup for Animals, the Brussels-based umbrella for 70 leading animal welfare societies in Europe.

Philip has worked extensively on animal welfare issues, wildlife and the environment for over 25 years. He is an award-winning author, ornithologist, photographer, naturalist and self-confessed animal advocate.

Philip is a recognised thought leader with his lectures taking him across the globe to meet and exchange ideas with like-minded specialists, experts and individuals. He regularly commentates in the media and on speaker platforms about the global effects of industrial farming, including on animal welfare, wildlife, soil and other natural resources, as well as the need for a more balanced, regenerative food system.

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