Meet the Team

Meet the Team at New Zealand Immigration Concepts!

Find out who we are and why we are qualified to give you the best all-round assistance you can get for your move to New Zealand. 


We are your key to success:

We offer the most powerful immigration assistance you can find.

We are qualified and experienced.

We are upfront, genuine and personal.

We understand what our clients are going through.

We represent a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

Our team speaks English, German, Sinhalese, French and Spanish. 



We're impressed constantly, on all fronts, by your and your team's professionalism.

This is one of the things I love about New Zealand Immigration Concepts: that people like yourselves have actually walked in these shoes!



The People at New Zealand Immigration Concepts 

Our Visa Team: 


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Dr Carsten Hallwass |LL.B. - PhD
Director | Licensed Immigration Adviser

Apekshi Jayawardena | LL.B. (Hons), PGDBE
Licensed Immigration Adviser 

Penny Taylor |
Licensed Immigration Adviser


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Leah Shopneck | B.A. |Licensed Immigration Adviser

Katrina Horgan |
Immigration Case Manager | Visa Team Manager

Kerrie Bland |
Administration Assistant 


Our Job Search Team:


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Anna Fyfe | B.A.
Job Search Coach


Jannie Allen | B.A. | L.L.B.
Job Search Coach

Judi Lubetzky | B.A.
Careers Coach


Our Business Development and Marketing Team:  


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Martina Könnecke | LL.B.

Maj Hallwass | B.Com
Marketing and Business Development Manager

Leo Martinez | B.Com

Communications Coordinator

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Trae Kavalinovich |
Marketing Coordinator

Emma Serianni | B.A.
Customer Services Coordinator




Find out more about New Zealand Immigration Concepts: 


Our Firm - New Zealand Immigration Concepts 
Our Services - The best all-round immigration support you can get
Our Job Search Assistance Service for Skilled Migrants 
Licensed by the Immigration Advisers Authority
Happy Clients 



Ask us for a Free Professional Assessment!

Our Licensed Immigration Advisers and Job Search Professionals will assess your chances and let you know how you can start your migration process.