About Xanox Design

Malcolm Anderson has been the owner/operator of Xanox Design Ltd for 13 years and is passionate about engineering, good design in the New Zealand manufacturing sector. He is dedicated to using his skills in providing service of high quality and value to his clients.


Born 1961 Auckland New Zealand

Served Apprenticeship at Eric Paton Ltd. 1979-1984

Advanced Trade Certificate 1983

NZCE Mechanical Engineering 1983


Winner NZ Manufacturers Federation Prize 1981

Best Allround Performance for 2nd Year Apprentice


Winner UEB Industries Outstanding Student Engineering Award 1983.

Winner Sir Bernard Fergusson Cup 1983

ATI ( AUT) Apprentice of the Year Award.


Winner New Zealand Craftsman Training Foundation work/study scholarship toAustralia 1984


Malcolm worked for 5 years in Melbourne, 1984-1989 specialising in CNC machine tool operation and programming followed by a 20 year career with Fisher & Paykel Appliances Ltd concentrating on production process design and machine plant design.


Xanox Design Ltd incorporated in 1999.


Hobbies: Racing and restoring classic racing motorcycles