Ciska de Rijk

Specialist Food Law Consultant

Simpson Grierson


Essence Compliance

Ciska is a Consultant and works with Simpson Grierson in their Food and Beverage Team. She also runs her own consultancy, Essence Compliance, advising small to medium companies in the food and beverage space. Ciska has developed a particular focus on all aspects of sales and marketing together with food law, including advice on composition, labelling and advertising of food and beverages. Ciska is uniquely placed in that she has both a science and law degree and has practiced law in both New Zealand and Australia. She now provides specific legal advice in the food and beverage space across both these jurisdictions.