Phillippa Hawthorne

Specialist Adviser (Food Labelling)

Phillippa is a Specialist Adviser (Food Labelling) with the Ministry for Primary Industries with oversight of food labelling.  She has worked on the Health Star Rating, and its many iterations – since its inception.  Phillippa continues to work very closely with our Australian counterparts on the implementation of the HSR.  Phillippa is also a member of the NZ team at the Codex Committee on Food Labelling.


Phillippa has a background in science and human nutrition and in social science.   In a previous life Phillippa has worked for both large industries as well as NGOs.


Wednesday, 26th July 2017
Health Star Ratings-How it works & why it is important
2:20PM  -  2:35 PM