Anto was brought up in Monmouthshire and following a career in the Army and a spell living in Worcestershire moved back to the Usk Valley some years ago to follow a career in Land and Estate Agency with Knight Frank LLP.
He now works out of their Hereford office with responsibility for a large area including Herefordshire and South East Wales.
His military career was firstly with the Queens Dragoon Guards and then with the TA regiment The Shropshire Yeomanry for some 25 years. He is a Trustee of the regiment and of a number of other private trusts.
He was High Sheriff of Gwent in 2016/2017, a keen motorcyclist, tennis and squash player and is married to Sarah with two children at University.