Lead New Zealand Food Composition Database Scientist: Subathira (Suba) Sivakumaran
Business manager: Allan Main
Claims and database development: Carolyn Lister
Suba is responsible for the day-to-day management of the New Zealand Food Composition Database and has expertise in data management and quality.
Siva coordinates the sampling and analytical aspects of the New Zealand Food Composition Database. He also currently has the role of OCEANIAFOODS Regional Data Centre Co-ordinator.
Kris provides support in the sampling of the foods, dispatch to the analytical labs plus data validation and entry.
Carolyn has more recently joined the team and is responsible for projects relating to the extension of the New Zealand Food Composition Database, including making composition and nutrient data more accessible, useful and user friendly.
Zane provides expertise in the computing side of data management and development of the New Zealand Food Composition Database online Search .
Allan manages our partnership with the Ministry of Health and business associated with the Database.