Key Sales Contacts

NZP is dedicated to customer service

 

Our Business Development and Executive teams travel the world to provide support to our customer base. With our eyes on the ever changing marketplace, we stay abreast of current trends and perspectives. We are committed to making the connections required to ensure the ongoing success of you, our valued customers. 

ANDY LEWIS - Chief Executive Officer

ANDY LEWIS - Chief Executive Officer
Andy joined NZP in April 2005 as General Manager of NZP Ltd, responsible for ensuring the day to day management & administration of the company. In September 2009 Andy oversaw the acquisition of NZP’s subsidiary Dextra and in March 2010 Andy was appointed to the role of Chief Executive Officer for NZP and Dextra. Andy holds a BSc in Technology Management, and an MBA from Massey University and is a Member of the NZ Institute of Directors. Throughout his time with the company, Andy has been involved in managing the key external relationships with global raw material supply partners, as well as directly managing the relationships with NZP’s major cholic acid clients.

MIKE IRONSIDE - Chief Strategic Officer

Dr Mike Ironside joined NZP in April 2017 in the role of Chief Strategic Officer. He is responsible for planning, leading and executing the company’s strategic growth objectives on a global scale, ensuring the effective delivery of the commercialisation of our major projects into sustainable ongoing business. Mike will also focus on supporting our commercial, contractual and market development functions for our current priority products, and ongoing bile acid research and development programmes. Mike holds a BSc in Organic Chemistry and a PhD in Synthetic Chemistry. He has 20+ years of experience in a range of senior CMC and commercial leadership roles within the global pharmaceutical industry, helping advance novel pharmaceutical candidates along the development spectrum from pre-clinical evaluation towards commercialisation.

JAMES BOYDELL - Business Development Manager

JAMES BOYDELL - Business Development Manager
James joined the Business Development team in January 2015 having previously served as a Group Leader within NZP’s R&D Department. Prior to this, James spent six years at Dextra, serving first as Senior Synthetic Chemist then as a Group Leader. James received his PhD in Organic Chemistry in 2006 under the supervision of Professor Bruno Linclau at the University of Southampton.

ANGELA STARR - Logistics Services Team Leader

ANGELA STARR - Logistics Services Team Leader
Angela Starr joined NZP in 2008 as Sales Executive, in 2015 she was appointed the Logistic Services Team Leader in response to developing a supply chain department within NZP. She graduated from Massey University in 2005 with a BBS, majoring in Enterprise Development. Angela is responsible for leading the sales and shipping team.