Meet the Team

Meet The Team

LABTEC's team consists of a highly passionate team of scientists with over 25 years of experience in chemical analysis and research and development (R&D) to assist companies and individuals deliver world-leading agrichemical chemicals, veterinary medicines, domestic cleaning products and innovative industrial products.

Nardene Reynolds

Nardene Reynolds

Laboratory Manager

As Laboratory Manager, Nardene brings a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm to the team.  In her current role, Nardene leads the team and oversees all day-to-day operations and projects. This includes the development, implementation, and monitoring of laboratory systems, maintaining laboratory accreditation, and ensuring compliance with NZ and international standards.

Nardene holds a Master's in Forensic Science and has successfully grown lemons and passion fruit. Nardene is also involved in the greater scientific community as an IANZ technical expert, member of the IANZ Inspection Body Professional Advisory Committee (IBPAC), and was elected as the President of the New Zealand Association of Consulting Laboratories in 2023.

Albert Mok

Albert Mok

R & D Manager

Albert graduated with his Masters degree from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 1992 and has since gained broad experience working in commercial and independent consulting laboratories in Hong Kong and New Zealand.

Albert is married and has two sons to keep him busy. In his spare time he enjoys listening to digital music and is an active member of his local Church.

As the head of our Product Development section, Albert brings both the knowledge and skills necessary to tackle those tricky chemistry problems plus wide formulation knowledge and tenacity to drive a project through to success.

Todd Lee

Todd Lee

Group Operations Manager

Since May 2019, Todd has been the Group Operations Manager for LABTEC's parent company, Envirolab Group. With a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of Western Australia, his career began at MPL Laboratories in 2003. Todd's expertise and leadership rapidly advanced his career, leading to his current role overseeing operations across our labs.

An active participant in workplace fitness and an avid sailor, Todd's passion for adventure led him on a sailing journey around Malaysia in 2019. His commitment to excellence and team leadership continues to drive success across our group's operations.

David Springer

David Springer

Commercial Manager

Based in Sydney Australia, David is the Commercial Manager for LABTEC. David also heads business development and is a partner of LABTEC's parent company, Envirolab Group.

As a highly accomplished business leader, David has extensive industry experience in environmental contamination testing spanning more than 28 years. David is currently the President and has been the immediate past Secretary of ELIG (Environmental Laboratory Industry Group) and regularly appears as a guest presenter at conferences and networking events related to scientific testing.


We are a team driven by a rare mix of passion and family values - this is the foundation of our company culture.

As we continue to grow, we strive to ensure that our culture remains alive and well so that we continue to deliver
Great Science. Great Service.