Riaan Botha

Riaan Botha - General Manager | Commercial

Originally from South Africa, Riaan studied Biochemistry at North-West University. He began his career in sales as a product specialist representative with Roche Pharmaceuticals, based in South Africa and then in Auckland. He returned to South Africa where he moved into project management and later general management before coming back to New Zealand and joining Hill Labs in 2020 as our Market Sector Manager – Food and Bioanalytical. Riaan has carried the learnings from this role forward into his current role as General Manager - Commercial.

What our customers have to say

"We've always found them to be responsive in getting results back and giving advice on problems we might be facing."

Andrew Hutchinson, Technical Manager, Turners & Growers

"We strongly recommend Hill Labs as a sound testing service provider to the honey industry."

Nick Walker, Technical Manager, Egmont Honey

"Their sample registration system has made things simple and seamless - collect, scan and send!"

Mathew Bannister, Compliance Manager, First Fresh New Zealand


As a New Zealand accredited laboratory by International Accreditation New Zealand (IANZ), Hill Labs' commitment to quality is tantamount to our overall operating philosophy. We pride ourselves on the quality of our work.