Our Team


Adam Ryan

CEO/Founder

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.


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


Leah Thomson

Customer Success Specialist

As our Customer Success Specialist, Leah works with Practitioners to help them achieve their goals by understanding their needs and what they need to grow their business with the use of our online platform Nutriscript.

If you would like to find out how Leah can help you grow your business by understanding the Features and Benefits of Nutriscript, book a time here - BOOK HERE


Bronwyn Elton

Digital and Marketing Specialist – BBS-Marketing, Post Grad. Dip. (Bus. Admin.)

Bronwyn looks after our digital assets and marketing channels. She is responsible for ensuring that our Sales and Customer Success team have everything they need to look after our practitioners both online and in person. She enjoys being part of an innovative team.


Phoebe Wynne-Lewis

Technical Manager – BHSc & Comp Medicine; Dip Natural Medicine, Dip Herbal Medicine

As Technical Manager Phoebe helps to guide practitioners, with a systems biology approach in mind, providing product information on our various brands, protocols and functional testing options. She is available for one-on-one consultations via phone or zoom to discuss any of Nutrisearch’s products, brands and testing including test report interpretation. Phoebe firmly believes in functional medicine as a vital healthcare approach.


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.


Stacey Hunt

Customer Service/ Administrative Support

Stacey has many years’ experience in customer service and knowledge in accounting and administration.

She has a passion for natural and integrated health and has worked in the industry for several years. She has a strong passion for pregnancy and children’s health and can be found behind the scenes running a local community group that supports new families.


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.


Courtney Larsen

Supply Chain Coordinator

Courtney works through the whole process of receiving stock to dispatching your order.

She has a retail background, so she understands the need for quality and efficiency.

She has a degree in psychology and therefore recognises the significance of putting health and well-being first.

 

 


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