Our People

Dr. Russell Kinghorn, Managing Director
Russell is a pioneer in the Australian Chemical and Pharmaceutical Analysis Industry, co-founding Chemical Analysis Pty Ltd in 2006. As managing director for over 10+ years, Russell grew the business at the time into the industry’s foremost testing resource. In 2018, following the sale of Chemical Analysis, Russell seized the opportunity to travel to some of Australia’s Iconic destinations. He’s a keen adventurer, photographer and cyclist. But with a wealth of knowledge, a passion for innovation and rolodex full of the industry’s most in-demand talent, Russell was always going to go on to bigger and better things in chemical and pharmaceutical analysis.  Russell is proud to have founded Pharmalytics in 2019.
Carmen Louey, Quality Manager

An analytical chemist by profession, Carmen has built a strong understanding of laboratory testing procedures and exceeded GMP guidelines for many years. She has extensive experience in quality management in GMP and FDA compliant laboratories.
Carmen is responsible for ensuring that Pharmalytics holds itself to the highest standards and continues to outperform the industry. Carmen and her young family are keen karate enthusiasts. She’s the perfect person to keep our team in line.

Tameka Naismith, Laboratory Manager

Tameka is highly respected in the fields of GMP compliance, quality systems, pharmaceutical testing, method development and microbiology testing. She has developed and validated hundreds of chromatographic methods to GMP guidelines, and has been instrumental in the growth of a number of leading companies through the introduction of various testing techniques, quality systems and procedures. Tameka has maintained an excellent GMP audit record and continues to hold herself and Pharmalytics to the highest of standards. With a Bachelor of Computer Science, plus bachelor degrees In Forensic science (Honours) and Science (Biotechnology), no one could be better qualified to leads our team of analysts and advance our leadership through electronic quality systems.

Dr Russell Kinghorn
Carmen Louey
Tameka Naismith