Expertise

Expertise

  

Andy Shenk

CEO, Auckland UniServices

  • Physical Sciences
  • Biotech and Life Sciences
  • ICT
  • Agritech and Agbio
  • Fifth Committee
Andy joined Auckland UniServices as CEO in 2013. For the first ten years of his career he was an academic at the University of Delaware, Yale University and U.C. Irvine before joining New Zealand company Genesis Research and Development Corporation Ltd. After seven years in research and senior management positions at Genesis, Andy moved to Fonterra where he held a variety of senior positions in research strategy, venture investment and most recently as Chief Scientist. During his time at Fonterra, Andy was a Director and Chairman of Lactopharma, a joint venture company owned by Fonterra and Auckland UniServices, and he served as Fonterra’s Board representative on a number of new spinout companies. Andy holds a BSc in Biology from Rhodes College and a PhD in Biological Sciences from the University of Delaware.