Possesses a broad chemical knowledge.
Commercial involvement with chemical manufacturing industry.
In depth regulatory experience gained over 20 years in Australia and New Zealand.
Veterinary medicine and animal health expertise.
Hands on experience with TGA registrations for registrable and listable products.
Knowledgeable with NICNAS listing of chemicals and notifications.
Involvement with AQIS registrations for products in export meat establishments.
GHS/hazard classification speciality, label and safety data sheet compliance.
Strong client focus.
Stellina is an Associate Member of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute
Broad regulatory experience gained over 24 years in government and industry. Focus on creating regulatory solutions for the most difficult and interesting products. Has held senior APVMA roles (Pesticides Program, Data Protection, Fees Review, Senior Evaluator). Strong networks across industry. Has a Bachelor of Science degree with Honours from Australian National University in Canberra. Gavin has been with De Groot Technical Services since 2007.
Specialist in pesticide science, with extensive experience in researching various pesticide mechanisms at a molecular level. Experience with regulatory processes in China, Australia and New Zealand. Strong commitment to quality work. Knowledgeable with broad range of submission types. Worked as a consultant assisting companies in China and Australia. With her Chinese background and language skills Chang is well placed to assist clients, notably Asian suppliers, in securing regulatory approvals and compliance in Australia.
Initial work experience as a molecular biologist and parasitologist on various infectious disease projects in the UK. Joined the UK regulatory body, Chemical Regulations Directorate (CRD), with a role in the evaluation and authorisation of plant protection and biocides. Broad scientific background. Extensive UK and European regulatory knowledge. Strong focus on submission quality that meets regulatory requirements.
Very strong pharmaceutical, analytical and synthetic chemistry knowledge from across a range of disciplines. Broad experience in R&D with multinational companies. Involvement with discovery and development of novel mode of action pesticides with Sumitomo Chemicals in Japan. With the Institute of Chemical Research (Kyoto) was involved with the design and synthesis of new chiral chemical compounds for the drug industry. In the role of an APVMA external evaluator conducted scientific assessments relating to applications for approval of new active constituents and new manufacturing sites for existing active constituents.
Plant protection background. Involvement with nematodes and screening for resistance in sugarcane glasshouse and field trials. Post registration compliance knowledge. Great attention to detail and follow through. Focus on project progress reports for clients.