Boxfish Research is an enthusiastic bunch of explorers, divers, engineers and software developers with a passion for pushing the boundaries of what is believed to be possible. We have a wide range of expertise in-house which allows us to be the world leaders in underwater vision technology.

Ben King

Ben runs our mechanical R&D, testing and design in addition to being a co-founder of Boxfish Research. Ben prides himself on technical innovation which is backed up by a history of ground breaking research, product development and commercialisation in healthcare, robotics and mechanics.

Craig Anderson

Craig is also a cofounder of Boxfish Research and looks after control systems, software, electrical and electronic development. Craig is an experienced entrepreneur and technical genius. He founded Internet ProLink NZ among a long list of achivements. Craig has key skills in electronics, software, optics and telecommunications.

Douglas Grant

Doug is a mechatronics engineer and works closely with Craig on the electrical and electronic development as well as writing software. Doug is a long time ROV enthusiast having built his own ROV while still at school.

Russell Hughes

Russell looks after sales, sales enquiries and customer service at Boxfish as well as taking a lead role in training and documentation. He is a passionate underwater enthusiast, dive instructor and an adventurer.

Mike Orange

Mike is our CEO and looks after all operational and strategic aspects of the business. He has a proven background in low volume, high value manufacturing operations, start-up business growth and tech development.


We are on the lookout for talented and driven people to join our growing team. If you've got something exceptional to offer, get in touch.