Director and Senior Consultant

Hazel Smirlis

Hazel Smirlis is Director and Senior Consultant at Compliance Lab. A natural born leader with impeccable attention to detail, Hazel has cemented herself as an expert in the Compliance industry over the last 10 years.

Hazel is fascinated with creating structures and systems that help SME’s run their businesses more effectively. She believes that creating processes that streamline the way a business runs gives her clients an edge in their respective industries.

With clients that have followed her throughout her career, Hazel’s focus on creating strong relationships with her clients is one of the many reasons why she loves what she does.

Compliance Consultant

Catherine Stewart

Catherine Stewart is Compliance Lab’s Compliance Consultant. Her specialty is assisting businesses with their internal processes and identifying gaps within their systems that she can help to fill.

Beginning her career in the animal industry, Catherine spent 16 years as a Veterinary Nurse and Practice Manager where compliance and internal processes were paramount. Catherine decided to pursue a career in the compliance industry and is a key member of the Compliance Lab team.

Her favourite part of her job is building strong relationships with clients and learning about different industries.

Compliance Consultant

Michael Russell

Michael Russell is a Compliance Consultant at Compliance Lab. Experienced in many aspects of business including managing teams, working with the supply chain, auditing processes for compliance & improvement, and Customer Relations.

After over seventeen years in an automotive parts manufacturing, Michael has proven skills in root cause analysis, data review and reporting, corrective and preventative action, and quality systems. In the manufacturing space, he has been involved in numerous internal and external projects which required taking responsibility for Quality related sections from product development through to volume production.

Michael says that working at Compliance Lab allows him to work with a range of companies to ensure their systems meet their Customer's requirements and help with improvements.