About Shop Flir

Ken Jackson

Ken Jackson, PhD. BSc.

Co-founder and Director

After completing a Bachelor of Science and a Masters of Science Degree in Chemistry from Auckland University, Dr Jackson received an Australian Government Scholarship for a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Chemistry at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. As well as teaching commitments associated with this, the research work was focused on the characterization of range of catalysts using techniques such as Mass Spectrometry, Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy, Infrared, Ultraviolet and Visible Spectrometry and a variety of other analytical techniques.

Following this, Dr Jackson started his own consulting company working with a range of clients in the fields of Environmental and Process Engineering, Chemical Processing and Analytical Chemistry.

In 1995, he relocated back to New Zealand and has held a variety of Sales and Marketing positions in the Pharmaceutical and Science fields with companies including Rhone Poulenc Rorer, Biolab Scientific, and TCL Marketing. In 2003 as General Manager Scientific he was involved in the launching and operation of Bio-Strategy Distribution focused on the sales and marketing of a range of High Technology products in the Australian and New Zealand markets. This role has again strengthened his contacts and interaction with the key decision makers in the Australasian market place.

Dr Jackson is a qualified thermographer who operates the Infrared Training Centre in Auckland

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