CEO & Director
20+ years as environmental professional. Helped corporations in Europe, Asia to bring environment into strategy and decisions. Developed commercially viable renewable energy with investors and government. Led $20m consulting business, works part-time for Callaghan Innovation.
Lead - Industry Engagement @ XLabs
10+ years in communications including five years in waste management sector. Works with brands, retailers, council and industry groups to improve understanding of end of life outcomes for packaging via workshops, digital media and industry collaboration.
Dr Teo Susnjak
Lead - Technology @ XLabs
15+ years as machine learning practitioner and software developer. Senior Lecturer at Massey University, leads Data Science and Masters of Analytics. Industry experience includes machine learning for sorting fresh produce with Compac and GDPLive, the world’s first real-time GDP forecaster.
Advisor - Sustainability
20+ years as sustainability professional. CEO thinkstep ANZ. Founder of Life Cycle Association NZ, certified LCA practitioner. Works with companies and government in Australasia, Asia and Europe to design sustainability strategies that bring tangible value.
Built full stack prototypes to deliver Packaging Star. Tested and refined prototypes through interviews with shoppers, brands and retailers. Developed product road map for Crunch & Flourish. Graduate of Mission Ready HQ tech careers accelerator.
Intern - Entrepreneur
Currently studying Finance and Software Development at the Auckland University of Technology. Successfully developed and brought to market a line of products through the Young Enterprise Scheme. Areas of focus include entrepreneurship and sustainability.