Abraham Cherian is a Consultant Paediatric Urologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, London. He is a leading minimally invasive surgeon in the United Kingdom and has pioneered several techniques in the field and published widely. He spearheaded and jointly leads the Cloacal Malformation Multidisciplinary team at GOSH which is recognised as a leading centre in the management of this complex urogenital/rectal malformation. He is an examiner for the UK FRCS Paediatric Surgery exams and the outgoing President of the British Association of Paediatric Endoscopic Surgeons.