Our mission is to connect data and information with people and decisions.
We are an agile and highly collaborative team of technical experts, software developers and designers. Our multidisciplinary thinking allows us to marry complex analytics with stunning design and high usability to create high-impact solutions for our clients.
Dr Petra Muellner
Dr. med. vet., MSc (Public Health Epi), PhD, Dipl ECVPH, MANZCVS (Epidemiology)
Director (Science & Data)
In an increasingly complex world Petra’s work drives to connect data and information with people by augmenting science and data analysis with user experience design, new media and information technologies. Her ability to amalgamate her technical background in epidemiology and risk assessment with a strong sense of pragmatism and practicality makes her a skilled problem solver.
Petra engages with and injects her highly contagious passion and tenacity into our projects to help our clients get great outputs and turn their ideas into reality.
Dr Uli Muellner
BSc, PGD (Computer Sciences), PhD
Director (IT & Information Design)
Uli's broad experience around anything software, training and media coupled with a keen sense for quality execution makes him one-of-a-kind in the information technology universe.
Uli is the engine of our team. He helps our clients navigate the technology jungle while overseeing our design and production pipelines. He also ensures that our projects run like clockwork and our outputs are both precise and beautiful.
Dr Liang Yang
BSc (Mechatronic), MSc, PhD (Computer Science)
Senior Software Engineer
A native Wellingtonian, Shanna is our designer extraordinaire who is responsible for the stunning interface designs that we are known for. With a keen eye for detail and a quick mind she effortlessly translates technical requirements into practical design. She is a breeze to work with and goes above and beyond to get things right for our clients.
BE (Software Engineering, Hons)
BE (Software Engineering, Hons)
Dr Christina Ahlstrom
Consultant Epidemiologist & Data Analyst
Christina has been a part of the team since completing her PostDoc with us and now contributes to our projects from the wilderness and beauty of Alaska. A master of genetic data analysis she supports our epidemiology and data projects with fine analytical skills, an eye for what matters and a keen interest in quality science.
BC (Digital Media)
Design and Marketing Assistant
Both a designer and digital marketer, Donna loves all things media. Backed with a Bachelor of Communication Studies from Auckland University of Technology, Donna loves using different digital medias including video, graphic design, and animation. She is interested in how our media landscape is constantly changing and is always up-to-date on the latest trends.
Ian has years of management experience across a diverse range of industries with the bonus of being a Full Stack Developer familiar with a variety of technologies. He is passionate about using technology to address complex problems and working in the ethical regenerative business space. In his spare time, he enjoys following baseball, the sport for data nerds.
RStudio Full Service Certified Partner
As an RStudio Full Service Certified Partner we offer training, implementation, management and development services of RStudio professional products.
AWS Certified Solutions Architect
We can support you with AWS cloud hosting and data solutions to support your dashboards and beyond.
New Zealand Biosecurity Awards
We were honoured to be a Finalist in the 2020 New Zealand Biosecurity Awards for our contribution to strengthening biosecurity and One Health frameworks.
Science NZ Supreme Award
As part of the ESR team, we received the Supreme Award at the Science New Zealand Awards 2020 for our work in New Zealand's COVID-19 response.
Adjunct academic position at Massey University, New Zealand (Dr. Petra Muellner).
One Health Aotearoa (OHA) Investigator. OHA is an alliance of New Zealand’s leading infectious diseases researchers committed to working together to address important health hazards in New Zealand, and beyond (Dr. Petra Muellner).
Diplomate of the the European College of Veterinary Public Health (ECVPH). Member and past Head Examiner of the Epidemiology Chapter of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (ANZCVS) (Dr. Petra Muellner).
As international Consultants we support on demand activities of the Food and Agricultural Organisation of the United Nations (FAO); a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger and improve nutrition and food security. (Dr. Petra Muellner / Dr. Ulrich Muellner).