"With a background in economics, business management, forestry and political lobbying, Toby has been fully involved in conservation work since 2002.
"Other roles have included: Trustee and Chairman of the Funding Support Group for the BBC Wildlife Fund, which financed 87 conservation projects worldwide. Co-founder of the Small Firms Enterprise Development Initiative, under contract to the UK government to develop national standards for SME business management. Director of the Association of Independence Businesses. Initially with the United Nations Development Programme in Central America." 
Toby Aykroyd "is Co-ordinator of the Wild Europe initiative, promoting large-scale habitat protection and restoration. He is vice-chair of the Wilderness Foundation and a Trustee of both the European Nature Trust and the London Wildlife Trust." 
- Co-Chair, Population and Sustainability Network
- Trustee, BBC Wildlife Fund
- Trustee, Nomadic Communities Trust 
- Trustee, Rewilding Britain