• WAIKATO INNOVATION PARK REGIONAL BUSINESS PARTNERS FUNDING PROPOSAL

    WAIKATO INNOVATION PARK REGIONAL BUSINESS PARTNERS FUNDING PROPOSAL

    Scarlatti is working with Waikato Innovation Park Ltd on a short project to co-ordinate and write a 5 year funding proposal for Regional Business Partner funding from NZTE and Callaghan Innovation. Over the last 5 years, Regional Business Partners “RBP “ services have been a major part of the development of the ‘‘one stop shop’’ approach in growing Waikato’s Innovation & Business Growth Hub at Waikato Innovation Park. Operating close to market as an independent honest broker, Waikato Innovation Park (WIPL) has demonstrated the ability to deliver as an effective RBP and created efficiencies, synergies and opportunities towards its vision of: Waikato is the most effective innovation and business growth region in NZ through enabling successful high growth sustainable businesses and contributing to wealth creation. The proposal clearly sets out what WIPL’s strategy is, what they will do going forward and how this will be achieved.

  • MARKET ANALYSIS (PACIFIC EDGE)

    MARKET ANALYSIS (PACIFIC EDGE)
    Pacific Edge develops novel diagnostic technologies for the early detection and monitoring of cancer. Scarlatti has undertaken a variety of research and market validation studies for Pacific Edge relating both to its own technologies and to in-licensing opportunities.

  • MANAGEMENT OF DAIRYBASE (DAIRYNZ)

    MANAGEMENT OF DAIRYBASE (DAIRYNZ)
    DairyBase is a web-based software tool that enables accountants and consultants to analyse farm physical information and financial statements and provides dairy farmers with benchmark data to compare their performance. Scarlatti managed the DairyBase team on behalf of DairyNZ for a period of three years and remains involved in an advisory and support role.

  • RESEARCH PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT (PACIFIC EDGE)

    RESEARCH PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT (PACIFIC EDGE)
    Pacific Edge develops novel diagnostic technologies for the early detection and monitoring of cancer. Scarlatti acted as project manager for the first clinical trial for the company and has provided a range of project management services for other research programmes for the company.

  • MANAGEMENT OF CONTAINERSCAN (AGRESEARCH)

    MANAGEMENT OF CONTAINERSCAN (AGRESEARCH)
    Scarlatti acted as CEO of ContainerScan - a start-up subsidiary of AgResearch seeking to commercialise a novel technology to detect biosecurity threats in shipping containers. Scarlatti was asked to take over ContainerScan at a time when it was becoming apparent that the business case for this technology hadn't been adequately established. Scarlatti led a programme of engagement with the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry to establish whether the technology could find application in New Zealand.

  • ANIMAL BIO-IMAGING FEASIBILITY STUDY (AGRESEARCH & THE LIGGINS INSTITUTE)

    ANIMAL BIO-IMAGING FEASIBILITY STUDY (AGRESEARCH & THE LIGGINS INSTITUTE)
    Scarlatti performed a comprehensive feasibility study to investigate the potential of using advanced bio-imaging technologies to improve outcomes in the New Zealand pastoral agriculture sector. The study was conducted in association with experts from AgResearch (Crown Research Institute) and the Liggins Institute (University of Auckland)and funded by the New Zealand government's Foundation for Research, Science and Technology (FRST).