Product Development

ME&A specializes in the development, successful market entry, and management of novel technologies. We develop products and help others to successfully commercialize theirs.

Macfarlane Engel & Associates assists corporates and start-ups by developing and executing growth strategies. We can assist in all aspects of innovation commercialization, from product and service design, market research, and intellectual property strategy, to sourcing grant funds and raising capital.

Intellectual Property

Our goal is to ensure your innovations are successful, protected, and utilized to their full commercial potential. We ensure that your business strategy is robust, and your intellectual property assets are aligned for successful exploitation.

We share your passion for the process of commercializing new ideas. With existing clients ranging from start-ups to multi-national corporations, Macfarlane Engel & Associates has the expertise, networks.

Investment Services

Macfarlane Engel & Associates has a proven track record in successfully raising investment capital. Our investor relationships allow us to source capital both private and public sources, locally and offshore and our partners have raised millions in start-up investment.

Every idea needs capital to make it happen. We work with our clients to overcome this constraint and raise the necessary funds.

Client Selection

  • Cirkus is a well-established and award winning animation house fortunate enough to enlist an experienced troupe of animation directors. Cirkus create and design character, environment and storytelling by means of stopmotion, CGI and cell animation mixed with film and digital video.

  • Wintec With seven campuses throughout the region and a history spanning more than 80 years. Waikato Institute of Technology is one of New Zealand’s largest Institutes of Technology/Polytechnics (ITPs) and a leading provider of high quality, vocational and professional education in the Waikato.

  • Tamarkin Camera New England’s 2nd largest Leica dealer. Tamarkin Camera is one of the most trusted, well known and respected names in the Leica world. Since 1971 they have been Leica enthusiasts, spending countless hours using Leica, traveling with Leica, reading about Leica, collecting Leica, and swapping tall tales with other Leica lovers about their adventures with the finest camera in the world.

  • SMX is a privately-owned secure email software development and services company. SMX local deployment ensures email is securely filtered in the customers own country under local law and jurisdiction. No other comparable anti-virus or anti-spam product or service has the ability to service multiple...

This is only a selection of our clients. For a more complete list please click here.

Contact us

Rodney Macfarlane

1 Queen Street
Level 5, HSBC Building
Auckland 1010
New Zealand


Gabriel Engel

48 Ward Street
Level 15, Centre Place
Hamilton 3204
New Zealand


New Haven
Bruce Seymour
Director, Development

59 Elm Street
Suite 200
New Haven, CT 06510