Bhaskar Somani is Professor of Urology in Southampton and Director of South Coast Lithotripter Services. He is actively involved in research and teaching with published Endourological outcomes. He is a member of EULIS, ESUT, ESU, BAUS Endourology and TOWER group of Endo society. He has published over 400 papers and raised grant income of over £3.5 million. He has won several awards including Endo Society ‘Arthur Smith’ award in 2020 and BAUS ‘Golden Telescope’ in 2021.