About Us

Brian2 7.3.09.jpg    Brian Day, NZCS - Director

Brian has over 38 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry including

  • manufacturing                                           
  • quality assurance
  • product development
  • logistics
  • sales and marketing
  • medical and regulatory affairs

In 1996, after 20 years within the multinational pharmaceutical environment, Brian formed CARSL Consulting to share his experience across the wider industry with a client base that includes multinational pharmaceutical companies, generic suppliers, medical device suppliers and complementary healthcare manufacturers and suppliers.  In addition to the core regulatory functions, Brian also offers strategic business advice concerning various aspects of the industry.  Brian is also the New Zealand contact for the Pfizer Centre Source range of pharmaceutical active ingredients and intermediates.

 Alan_jpg_2.jpg    Alan Stanley, M.Sc - Associate                               

Technical, Regulatory, Quality, Development and Operational Consultant to the Medical Device Industry.

Backed by over 40 years experience in Technical and Operational Management in manufacturing and distribution of medical devices and pharmaceuticals and in particular sterile products, clean rooms and sterilization, Alan is consulting predominantly to the medical device sector with emphasis on
  • Quality Manuals, GMP, Standard Operating Procedures and Internal Audits
  • Programmes for CE marking, Conformity Asessment and ISO 13485
  • Supplier Evaluations
  • Facility, Sterilization and Clean Room operations
  • Medical Device Registrations on WAND (NZ) and DEAL (Australia)
  • Recalls and Field Corrective Notifications
  • Medical Device Equipment Servicing
  • HSNO Requirements for devices with a chemical component

Alan handles all aspects of manufacturing, development and distribution of medical devices.  

 Meff.jpg      John Meffin, B.Pharm - Associate

John is a NZ and UK registered pharmacist with over 35 years experience in technical, operational and general management in the pharmaceutical industry.

John consults and helps companies in the pharmaceutical, healthcare, personal care and dietary supplements sectors with
  • Development, manufacture or sourcing and distribution of products
  • Process and systems review and improvement
  • Quality systems to ensure products meet reqirements
  • Quality control, laboratory operation and analysis of materials and products
  • Validation of manufacturing and analytical processes
  • Design and delivery of training for employees
  • Supplier auditing and evaluation
  • Listing of products in TGA ELF system
  • Regulatory and cGMP advice to ensure compliance

John can also advise on all aspects of Project Management.   


   _4.jpeg      Margaret Day, Administration    

With many years experience in secretarial support and the running of small businesses, Margaret provides the vital administrative support to keep CARSL Consulting moving forward.  Margaret also manages the website.