Enartis Vinquiry announced that Max Burmeister has joined the company as laboratory manager. Burmeister has been working in the wine and beer industries since 1981, with extensive experience in both production and service laboratories, including positions at Treasury Wine Estates, Foster’s Wine Estates Americas, ETS Laboratories and Molson Breweries Canada.
Burmeister holds a Master of Science in organic synthesis from the University of British Columbia and an Honors Bachelor of Science incChemistry from the University of Western Ontario. He has an extensive background in analytical method development, technical project design and implementation and quality assurance development.
Enartis Vinquiry is part of Enartis International which has offices in the United States, Italy, France, Portugal, Spain, South Africa, Argentina, Chile, Australia, New Zealand and China. Enartis is the enology division of the Esseco Group, an international industrial group that has been developing advancements in the sulfur derivatives and enology industries for 85 years. Esseco is the world’s leading producer of potassium metabisulfite, including the high-purity, non-clumping enological product Winy. Enartis Vinquiry offers specialty winemaking products, laboratory supplies, analytical services, and consulting. Headquartered in Windsor, California, Enartis Vinquiry also has branches in Napa, Santa Maria and Paso Robles.