MANAGING DIRECTOR: CHRIS NAIDOO
Stargate Scientific was established in 2003 by Chris Naidoo. The company initially focused on the Analytical lab supplies, which included laboratory instrumentation. The company incorporated chromatography products into its portfolio, and extended to provide primary reference standards used in the pharmaceutical industry. The company augmented its analytical lab suppliers with biotechnology within the agricultural sector.
CHROMATOGRAPHY PRODUCT MANAGER: ELIAS THOMAS
Elias joined Stargate Scientific in 2008 and has 20 years experience in the chromatography field. He holds two masters degrees in biochemistry and business leadership.
PHARMA PRODUCT MANAGER: MARTHINUS VISSER-STEYN
Marthinus heads the team supporting pharmaceutical companies with primary reference standards, publications and lab consumables. He holds a masters degree in chemistry and has over 5 years experience in the current role.
ICP PRODUCT MANAGER: ALAIN ANDERSON
Alain joined Stargate Scientific in 2011 as a sales rep for the inorganic chemistry department. He then went to oversee the department in 2016, and has over 8 years in the current role.
TECH PRODUCT MANAGER: YASHEEN MAHARAJ
Yasheen joined Stargate Scientific in 2014 and holds a BSc degree focused in Chemical Technology, Chemistry, Biochemistry from University of KwaZulu-Natal (PMB).