Ginny Bank is the President and founder of Full Spectrum Consulting, a natural products consulting firm. A natural products chemist by training, she received her bachelor’s degree in Chemistry and a master’s degree from University of Colorado in Boulder, USA. Ms. Bank is an accomplished technical professional with over 25 years experience in all phases of technical management in the natural products industry–from initial research, product development and commercialisation, technical sales and marketing. She also has considerable expertise in the regulatory environment, including FDA and FTC compliance and GRAS notifications, for the food, supplement and medical foods industry. She is an industry-recognised expert in antioxidant research and holds four U.S. patents pertaining to antioxidants and their applications.