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Meet Our Team

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Brent Miller – Team Leader Agricultural Testing

Brent is based at the Auckland laboratory, and has been with Eurofins for 16 years. He has a strong background with Soil and Fertiliser chemistry, with a focus on quality and providing clients with accurate test results. Brent is responsible for day to day running of department, result reporting, and providing assistance with technical queries. Other than soil Brent also enjoys a round of golf, craft brewing beer and bass guitar – especially the late 60s Rocksteady period of Jamaican music.

 

Sarah Stiles-Jones – Business Development Manager

Sarah is based at our Hamilton office, where she has been with Eurofins for over 15 years.  Initially she was working in the laboratory as a senior laboratory technician, and then has been in Technical Sales and Customer Services roles since 2005.  Previous to the Sales roles, Sarah had six years experience as a laboratory technician during which gained experience in testing soil, plant and animal feed samples. Sarah graduated from Waikato University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science (Technology) Degree.  She is a Key Contact for all clients, ensuring customer focus and the laboratory service standard is up held at all times. 

 

Gordon Rajendram – Scientist/Business Development Manager

Gordon has had over 30 years of involvement in Agricultural and analytical testing development and research. Gordon started with Eurofins in 2016, coming back to a laboratory he was involved with over his time at AgResearch. He worked for AgResearch for 22 years, after which he has worked in laboratories and as a private consultant.  During his time at AgResearch he gained patents in field calibrated tests for Soil Nitrogen and Sulphur, as well as working on research that is included in the Overseer ™ model. During his time at AgResearch, Gordon also completed a PHD looking at non-destructive testing techniques.