Meet The Team 

“The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team.”

Mr. Atesh Narayan

Auckland South Immigration Consultants is a family owned Company led by its Managing Director Mr Atesh Narayan. Having pursued a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of the South Pacific in Fiji, Atesh completed his Certificate in Immigration Studies at Massey University in 2008. In 2013, he completed a Level 7 qualification in Graduate Certificate in New Zealand Immigration Advice at the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic in Tauranga.

Atesh has also done  Master of Business Administration majoring in Marketing, a Level 9 qualification at Auckland Institute of Studies (AIS) St. Helens. He has completed this Programme in July 2016.

He  has been a full member of the New Zealand Association of Migration and Investments and a Full Member of the Auckland Chamber of Commerce from January 2010.
He started this business in 2003 having the stressful experience of migrating from Fiji in May 2000. It was quite a challenging experience for him mainly because it was the first time ever for him to have left his home country.

Atesh has more than eight years’ experience having specialised in visitor visas, student visas, work visas, resident visa applications (Family – Parent/Partner), Skilled Migrant Category applications, Section 61 applications and special cases.

Atesh is currently a fully Licensed Immigration Adviser (Licence Number 200902665) and has assisted clients from various countries namely Fiji, India, Cambodia, Croatia, Thailand, China, Nepal, Samoa, Tonga, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, South Africa, Germany, Philippines, Pakistan, Nigeria, Taiwan and Bangladesh. Atesh speaks fluent English, Hindi and Fijian
Atesh is a good soccer player and Sports Administrator. His other interests include swimming, travelling and meeting people. He is a former Accountant and is actively involves in social community.

Auckland South Immigration Consultants provides assistance with police clearance, medical certificates, assessments by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority, document certifications, Fiji and New Zealand passports and citizenships, airport pickups & drop offs, and arranging accommodation and transport.

Managing Director,
Licensed Immigration Adviser (NZ Licence Number 200902665)
+64 21 168 7230

Mr. Amit Narayan

Provisional Licensed Immigration Adviser (NZ Licence Number 201700288)

Having completed his Graduate Diploma in New Zealand Immigration Advice Course (level 7) at Bay of Plenty Polytechnic based in Tauranga, Amit intends to become a fully Licensed Immigration Adviser and is currently being supervised by Atesh Narayan.

Furthermore, Amit has done a Bachelor of Commerce (majoring in Accounting & Commercial Law) from Auckland University.

Amit gained considerable post-study work experience at Commonwealth Bank in Australia for almost a year. Upon returning to New Zealand, he took up employment with Spotless Facility Services Limited in Auckland Head Office as Stock Control & Payroll Officer working in the New Zealand Housing team. After twelve months in this role he was promoted to a Payroll officer position joining the Auckland payroll team.

Currently, he is associated with Fletcher Building Limited as an Assistant Payroll Lead looking after a team of five. He has got a wide range of experience dealing with Finance and Immigration Law as well as Information Technology.

Apart from work, Amit has a keen interest in Football and is actually the captain of our local Sanatan World Champions, Manukau Sanatan. He also plays in the Northern Premier League for Papatoetoe AFC.

Mr Luis Respall

Luis Respall is a highly experienced Senior Registered Migration Agent, for Australia visa applications. Throughout his decade long involvement in the immigration industry; he has gained valuable hands on experience and expertise in all visa types to Australia.

Born in the Philippines, and himself migrating to Australia with his family, Luis has firsthand involvement with in and understanding of the migrant experience. In previous roles, Luis has always been a people person.

Passing the MAPKE in 2016, and becoming registered migration agent had enabled him to practice his passion for assisting those who are looking for a new life in Australia.

Luis Respall is now a resident of Auckland New Zealand. He is keen to assess your eligibility to migrate to Australia and New Zealand.

Licensed Immigration Adviser (NZ Licence Number 201502914)

Mrs Pooja Gurung

Office Manager

Graduated with a Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration from Auckland Institute of Studies, Pooja possesses tremendous organisational skills, customer service skills, and is a great team player.
With past 8 years’ managerial and administrative experience offshore, she understands the great value of time management, professional standards, and client relationships. She is well organised with a proven ability to work proactively as a part of a team or autonomously, providing timely, efficient and accurate support.
In her leisure time, she loves to explore new places, long drives, socialising, and listening to music. She says she is blessed to have a husband who is her source of motivation and optimism.

Mr Satend Chand

Satend has over 30 years’ experience in accounting, approximately 18 of which has been in financial management. After completing Bachelor of Commerce and Administration (BCA) degree at Victoria University of Wellington, he became a NZ Chartered Accountant in 1994. His first job in NZ was working for NZ Housing Corporation which he started in November 1990. He then completed a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree with Southern Cross University of Australia in 2003. During his career, Satend has worked for both central & local governments followed by approximately 8 years in commercial organisations. Satend’s long background in accounting has meant he has strong attention to detail and absolute focus required for professional advice to the consultancy.

While working in financial management roles he gained substantial understanding of NZ Employment Legislation including in-depth knowledge of Individual Employment Agreements, position descriptions and other employment matters. As a professional advisor Satend’s responsibility entails:

  • Job offers
  • Individual Employment Contracts
  • Position descriptions
  • Company Policies
  • Company Formation
  • Tax Advice and Returns

Mr Satend Chand
Business Development Manager

Mr Richard Gee

Mr Richard Gee
Business Mentor

Richard Gee is a coach, mentor, trainer, speaker, conference speaker, and strategist for business. He has consulted for sales and marketing strategies and presented many “in-company” seminars and training sessions in New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Pacific Islands, India and over 34 other countries.

Richard has lectured for the Auckland University of Technology, Auckland University, New Zealand Institute of Management, Auckland Chamber of Commerce, Employers and Manufacturers Association, and Sales & Marketing Institute of New Zealand, amongst many institutions and industry training organisations.

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