New Zealand’s Cannabis Company

Advanced Cannabis Therapeutics

Zphinx Cannabis Co. is a new breed of New Zealand companies engaged in the emerging therepeutic cannabis industry.

We’re honoured to be part of a movement that’s helping patients around the world access their medicine; and as we grow we will continue to provide patients with reliable access to safe, consistent, and effective medical cannabis..

Highest Quality

Zphinx cultivates the world’s best strains using the most advanced technologies to provide patients with the proper levels of medical cannabis required, every dose, every time.

Medical cannabis shouldn’t be costly, inconsistent, or difficult to access.


The global legal cannabis market amounted to $15 billion NZD in 2017 and spending on legal cannabis worldwide is expected to hit $90 billion NZD by 2027.



Medical cannabis in the Oceania area is estimated to be worth $2 billion NZD and is expected to surpass $4 billion by 2027.


The marketing and sales strategy of Zphinx Therapeutics will focus on generating long-term personalized relationships with our clientele and via public health education.


Zphinx will operate out of 10000 sq.m. of purpose built greenhouse space capable of growing 300,000 plants simultaneously. with areas for both cultivation and extraction.



From New Zealand, For New Zealand

Meet Our Team 

Iti Gilbert - Founder and Vice President

Iti founded the startup and has studied cannabis culitvation as well as a Diploma in Business at a local institute in New Zealand, he is futhering his business skills by studying and aiming for a iMBA before his management role at Zphinx

Jason Harkes - Cannabis Industry Advisor

Jason is highly knowledgable in all aspects of the medicinal and recreational cannabis industry. He has numerous qualifications related to cannabis and has also worked as master grower for a number of years in Canada. He is a specialist in plant genetics and has relationships in the export markets.

Vinnie Recile - Chief Financial Officer

Vinnie is a certified management accountant with 20 years of corporate management experience and specialises in finance. She has worked in several senior financial roles within Fortune 500 companies such as General Electric, Canadian Tire Financial Services and Accenture.She has a proven track record of success in developing the necessary financial and operational infrastructure needed to scale for rapid expansion and growth. Vinnie has also worked with smaller start-ups developing ideas, scaling up and securing funding .

Tina Buckman - Chief Executive Officer

Executive leader with experience and involvement developing companies in multiple countries including 1/3 of Fortune 500 companies. Worked in various sales roles which lead to a marketing and eCommerce MBA. Runs an international business development company that manages and advises businesses to increase revenue, profitability and market share.