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Supporting New Zealand & Australian practitioners with practitioner only solutions.


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Nutrisearch, Nutrition and Research

We invite the best natural health brands, researchers and educators, to support New Zealand and Australian practitioners to achieve the best possible patient outcomes.

Our commitment is to practitioners and patients via:

               Research  - Innovation  - Education - Delivery

Nutrisearch's ongoing core focus is to provide clinically effective, scientifically researched protocols, supported by natural health products formulated to the highest quality.

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Nutrisearch protocols are utilised by 1000 practitioners in New Zealand and 800 practitioners in Australia, these practitioners include Integrative Medical Doctors, Naturopaths, Osteopaths, Chiropractors, Nutritional Experts, Herbalists, Integrative Cardiologists, Integrative Dentists, Kinesiologists, and more.

If you are a practitioner and would like to access these unique products and services please contact our friendly customer service team or alternatively on Freephone NZ 0800 88 44 33 or AUS 1800 177 959.

If you are a patient and would like to access these products and services please click here to request your nearest practitioner

Our People

Adam Ryan


Adam started Nutrisearch in 2006 after his own personal experience with integrative medicine gave him an insight into its benefits on people’s overall health and wellbeing.

As the CEO of Nutrisearch Adam is passionate about supporting and educating Practitioners to help their patients achieve better health.

Etienne Humbert

General Manager - MBA Management, Innovation, and Sustainability

As our General Manager, Etienne is responsible for the day to day running of the business to make sure all departments work cohesively towards our goal of providing the best experience for our practitioners and their patients. He brings with him both experience in several management roles along with an MBA and is passionate about people, culture and business growth.

Megan Tucker

Accounts Manager - Dip. Office Systems (Accounting)

With an extensive background in accounting and office management, Megan looks after practitioner accounts, debtors, and creditors. Her eye for detail is essential when it comes to reconciling any queries with accounts or stock items.

Fiona Ellis

Management Accountant – BCom, MYOB Certified Consultant

As Management Accountant, Fiona looks after monthly financial and sales reporting, and provides day to day support across the team on both the accounting and systems fronts. Fiona’s aim is to provide valid financial information for management to underpin strategic and operational decision making. She also enjoys helping to reach workable and future-proofed solutions to the systems challenges faced by Nutrisearch as it grows and changes.

Theresa Bruce

Marketing Manager - BHSc Nutrition, BCom

As Marketing Manager, Theresa is responsible for ensuring marketing campaigns are developed and delivered. Being flexible is important to ensure our growing portfolio of brands is well represented and our partnerships with brand partners and other affiliates are strong. Education is the key driver behind our marketing strategy and with Theresa’s background in Nutrition, and having been with the company since 2012, she understands the importance of this for our practitioners well.

Stephani Lord-Harman

Marketing Specialist

As a Marketing Specialist, Stephani looks after our digital assets and marketing channels. She supports our leadership team in developing and delivering marketing campaigns. With an eye for detail, love for good user experience, and a passion for being creative, she brings a valuable set of skills to the team.

Adri Ferreira

Technical Sales Manager, Auckland & Northland - BA Comp Med, MSc Nutrition, ND

Adri’s passion is Functional Pathology. As our on the ground technical manager, She will teach you how to choose the right tests for your patient. Interpreting the test results and master the art of protocol design.
“That's my job and I love it!” – Adri

Robert Oscroft

Technical Sales Manager, Lower North Island & South Island

Robert has been involved in Natural Medicines for over 20 years. He has several years’ experience in the Australasian Natural Medicines industry and enjoys combining his local and international knowledge to support a wide variety of practitioners in their work.

Marcelle Sarchett 

Customer Service Manager

Marcelle Brings her passion for holistic health, wellbeing, and customer service to her role as Customer Service Manager.

Marcelle is a qualified Personal Trainer & Aqua Instructor and has run her own successful Personal Training business working with a range of clients and sports teams, and still maintains a small client base. She has also worked across a range of roles in the health, disability, and elder-care sectors, all with a strong people focus.

Leslie Hemmingsen

Customer support / client services - Dip Natural Medicine, Dip Herbal Medicine

Leslie enjoys being part of the Nutrisearch team because it fits in to her values and passion for Customer Service and Natural Health and when looking for a new direction in the health care career she felt this role was a good choice for her. Her experience and friendly manner are an asset to the team.

Anna Kiriakidis

Customer support / client services

Anna is trained in Health and Rebalance therapies and has worked as an aesthetician and reflexologist, completing year one papers in Naturopathy along with a longstanding background in customer service and sales within the health and well-being sector.

Her focus comes from a genuine interest in helping others be the happiest and best version of themselves – something she strives for in her own life and daily practice. She is passionate about wholistic health, incorporating body mind and spirit for the best health outcome.

Leigh Julius

Customer Service Consultant

Leigh has extensive experience in health administration and customer service. Leigh brings 15 years of customer service and administration experience from a private radiology practice in Wellington. Leigh is people focused with a personal interest in natural health; she is committed to developing strong and positive relationships with practitioners and their patients.

Karen Webb

Customer Services/Pathology

Karen’s role involves liaising with Practitioners, Patients, Labs and our Technical team to provide the support needed with queries about the functional testing and services we have available.

Karen likes that she can apply her years of Customer Services experience to this role, knowing how functional testing options can provide important information for Practitioners to help improve their patents wellbeing.

Holly Prideaux

Supply Chain Manager

Holly started with us in Customer Service and soon moved on to Supply Chain and is now our Supply Chain Manager. Holly enjoys navigating and overcoming the logistical challenges that come with the role of managing a supply chain. Holly is committed to keeping Nutrisearch stocked with the full range of products.

Amy Read

Operations Assistant

Amy joined the NutriSearch team in 2021 as our Operations Assistant after returning home to Hawkes Bay after several years in the international tourism industry, including roles in both Canada & Colorado.

Amy has a passion for personal natural based health care & wellness. She is excited to expand her knowledge of nutritional wellness in her role and enjoys contributing to the success of her team.

Megan Clark

Supply Chain/Dispatch Team Member

Megan has 11 years’ experience as a Store person working in a large retail store.

She brings with her excellent knowledge of picking, packing and standard warehouse procedures.

As part of the Nutrisearch Dispatch team Megan enjoys the fast-paced environment and the challenge to get out orders as quickly and accurately as possible.



Our Company

The Beginning

Nutrisearch was created in 2006 from a vision shared by the founders to provide innovative and high quality practitioner only products & services, supporting practitioners with effective products and protocols which in turn create reliable and measurable results for their clients.

As demand has grown from an ever-widening base of clinicians, (approx 1000 clients in New Zealand and 800 clients in Australia including Naturopaths, Integrative Doctors, Integrative Dentists, Chiropractors, Osteopaths, and all integrative health care professionals) Nutrisearch has now expanded our service to provide Integrative Pathology testing along with world-class Educational and Technical support services.

Building on the Foundation

Although innovation and growth are important to us, we also have our core values firmly rooted in those fundamental bastions that are essential to us all - family, friends, and good health.

We believe that our reputation for delivering superb customer service is the result of the supportive, fun, and rewarding environment that we encourage - where individual excellence and initiative are nurtured and rewarded.

Looking To The Future

At the heart of Nutrisearch is our biggest competitive advantage ''our staff'' our team is made up of dedicated individuals who bring many years of varied experience to our business and each individual has a passion for Integrative Health. Our success and ongoing development is due to the commitment these individuals provide our customers, our customer's clients, and our suppliers and educators.

Nutrisearch’s approach is unique amongst companies that provide services to integrative healthcare practitioners, our focus is firmly on our client's needs.

We strive to gain a full understanding of practitioners and patient's challenges and deliver appropriate solutions.

As advancements in integrative health progress at lightening speeds, Nutrisearch will continue to form strategic partnerships with global innovators to ensure we are always providing the latest protocols and education to our 1000 New Zealand, and 800 Australian based integrative healthcare professionals and their patients that we support on a daily basis.

If you are a practitioner and would like to access these unique products and services please contact our friendly customer service team or alternatively on Freephone NZ 0800 88 44 33 or AUS 1800 177 959.

If you are a patient and would like to access these products and services please click here to request your nearest practitioner

Brand Representation

Nutrisearch has developed an excellent track record of establishing both local and international brands in the Australasian nutraceutical market.

Utilising our established sales and distribution channels, we can offer international brand owners very efficient and economical access to the highest quality practitioner clients both in New Zealand and Australia. 

We work tirelessly to promote and establish your brand in a competitive market place providing sustainable sales growth.

We build strong and trusted relationships with practitioners throughout New Zealand and Australia by consistantly delivering exceptional, products, protocols, and seminars that provide clinically effective patient outcomes. 

We can asist brand owners in some of the the following areas:

  • Dietary supplement regulations in New Zealand and Australia
  • Marketing strategies
  • Sales channels
  • Distribution resources
  • Technical support
  • Qualified sales representatives

Nutrisearch only represents brands which meet the highest predetermined levels of quality. 

If you are interested in talking to us about representing your brand please contact our Managing Director, Adam Ryan directly at:




Real Testimonials

My advice to others who are struggling with Adrenal Fatigue is: "Never give up". The road back to feeling better comes in small steps. But it does come! However, you have to take the responsibility to take care of yourself and do what it takes to get there. I still take a maintenance dose of the Adrenal products because I figure that every day of life is somewhat stressful and I increase the amounts during times of heavier stress. 


- Maggie