Anthony Lawler – CEO
Anthony brings a wealth of experience in the natural health, biotech, food and beverage industries. He has a strong track record of driving strong revenue growth and capital raising with leading companies such as A2 Milk, Vital Foods and more recently Good Heath Products.
Anthony has key skills in General Management, Sales, Marketing, Regulatory, Production, Supply Chain and New Product Development. He also brings a large amount of international market experience particularly in China, South Korea, Australia, USA, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Indonesia.
Dr Shaun Holt – CSO & Director
Dr Shaun Holt holds Pharmacy and Medicine degrees and lectures at Victoria University of Wellington. He has been the Principal Investigator in over 50 clinical trials and has over 180 publications in the medical literature.
Shaun has been a regular contributor on TV1’s Breakfast programme and often appears on national radio shows. He is the author of 7 books including the bestseller “Natural Remedies That Really Work” and was a runner-up for New Zealander of the Year 2015 Awards, in the Sanitarium Innovator of the Year category.
Dr Ian Boddy – Chair
Dr Ian Boddy, who has a PhD in organic chemistry, was a Research Fellow at Cambridge University and a Senior Research Leader with the large German agrochemicals company, Schering AG.
He is also well-known for his time with the New Zealand Crown Research Institute AgResearch as GM Commercial.
Brendon Barnes – Independent Director
Brendon has been the Investment Manager for Quayside Holdings Limited since late 2015. Brendon comes from an investment banking background and spent 11 years working overseas with the Macquarie Group and the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority.
He holds a BCA (Accounting and Commercial Law) and a Graduate Diploma (Professional Accounting) from Victoria University. Brendon is a member of the Institute of Directors and a Chartered Accountant.
Julia Ammundsen – Commercial Manager
Julia brings 20 years of finance and retail experience to HoneyLab. As a foreign exchange trader in The National Banks treasury department, she managed the bank’s currency positions during the challenging London and New York time zones.
Julia also owned and ran a successful retail store for 10 years, managing all facets of the business. She holds a BSc from Victoria University and is passionate about proven natural medicines.