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Meet The Team

    • Sean Kupferberg

      Manager, Consultancy Division

      I am entering my 6th year as a trained immigration advisor at New World Immigration, specialising in Australian, Canadian, South African, European and American Immigration. My passion lies with assisting prospective migrants, business people and investors with their immigration plans and advising them on the best entry routes possible. I have an unwavering passion for immigration which has been cultivated with my time spent in the industry

    • Shelley Faul

      Chief Operating Officer

      Shelley relocated from Pretoria one year ago and has extensive experience with Australian Immigration gained from working for the Australian High Commission as a Senior Immigration Officer for just over 6 years. She has also worked for the New Zealand High Commission from 2011 – 2012. Her passion is to help families get to Australia and better their lives. When not sending clients to Australia, Shelley spends her time with her two daughters enjoying Cape Town

    • Ellie Williams

      Manager - Case Management Division

      Ellie comes with over 10 years experience in the South African Immigration sector. Ellie specialises in work, business and corporate permit applications.

    • Jonathan Pretorius

      Casework Manager - Australia

      Jono has been in the immigration industry for approximately 11 years and has dealt with several countries, including the UK, Canada, South Africa and Australia. He is now specializing in Australian skilled visas for approximately 9 years. Jono has been issued with an offshore agent ID from DIAC (now known as the DIBP) as an agent operating outside of Australia. He enjoys assisting families migrate to their respective destinations and has had the pleasure of seeing their dreams become a reality!

    • Robeena Khan

      Canadian Immigration Practitioner - ICCRC Member ID R509230

      From Canada, Robeena graduated from the CSIC Immigration Practitioner Program in 2010. She has worked for Government of Canada in consular and immigration departments and is fluent in French. Robeena enjoys travelling and spending time with her family.

    • Nawahl Jaffer

      Senior Case Manager

      Nawahl is an Immigration consultant who currently specializes in South African Immigration and brings over 10 years of experience to the company. Nawahl has worked with a numerous Immigration firms dealing with all sorts of Temporary, permanent residency and citizenship visa applications for South Africa and Australia. Nawahl utilizes her expertise by providing advice and support to clients from the initial sign up right to lodgment and the eventual issuance of visas or permits.

    • Sarah Farthing

      Business Development Manager

      I moved to Cape Town in 2012 and got married to my South African spouse here in 2016. I come from a sales and marketing background and have a Bachelors Degree in Social Sciences. When not assisting clients with their immigration needs, I spend time horse riding and enjoying the Western Cape. “We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.”

    • Lee-Anne Pritchard

      Relocation and Study Abroad Manager

      With 4 years working and travelling abroad I have the knowledge and experience in the relocation struggles. I focus my role on building relationships with the right people in the right places to get you abroad and settled hassle free. I assist with: Finding accommodation abroad, Shipping, Storage, Pet Relocation, Finances, opening accounts, transferring funds etc I look forward to working with you

    • Carlos João Faria

      I.T. Technician and Social Media Strategist

      As a young professional I approach all facets of my life with a positive attitude, work hard to achieve my goals and love helping people. My role allows me not only to help people in need, but I also learn something new everyday and that alone is priceless. Portuguese in heritage, I embrace cultural differences and enjoy working with and meeting new people daily.

    • Joshua Pretorius

      Immigration Consultant

      Coming from a financial background, Joshua loves assisting with any financial and technically queries. Furthermore, being an analytical thinker he enjoys creating and tuning processes to make New World Immigration a more efficient workplace. Outside of work, he enjoys a wide range of music, gaming and fitness while always lending a helping hand wherever he finds himself.

    • Charne Trout

      Immigration Consultant

      I come from a sales and customer service background with one year working at a Canadian Immigration Consultancy, doing sales and customer service representation. I enjoy the immigration industry as I get to help people achieve their dreams of giving their families a better life. My entire professional career is based on dealing with people and making sure their expectations get met. When I'm not dealing with people you can find me playing video games or watching anime.

    • Olivia Beaunoir

      Immigration Consultant

      With a 2 year diploma in travel and tourism I have lived, travelled, and studied in the US and the UK. I have settled back in South Africa, not losing touch with the many friends made abroad. I enjoy quality time with my family and have recently welcomed a new addition. I have worked in various sectors including travel, airline and immigration. My great interest and passion for visas, immigration and customer service allows me to assist you in bringing your dreams to life.

    • Matthew Kellendonk

      Immigration Consultant

      ‘I am a dynamic individual that is driven by my passion to assist others. Immigration can be daunting & my role is to make sure that you are receiving the correct assistance from the largest immigration agency on the African continent’

    • Kiefer Larsen

      Immigration Consultant

      Working for New World Immigration has allowed me the opportunity in offering a high quality of service to skilled individuals for an opportunity to a better life. Having 4 years of professional immigration experience has given me the knowledge base to effectively handle inquiries and successful applications knowing that an applicant has the best possible route forward available to them.

    • Shayne Steynberg

      Immigration Consultant

      Born and raised in Durban where I obtained my sales and marketing degree through Varsity college. Currently entering my third year with New World Immigration where I have enjoyed learning, understanding and perfecting the skilled migration and investment visa processes that we assist with to countries such as Australia, Canada, Europe and as well as local visas. It has always been my passion to change lives in some way or another and through New World Immigration I am able to do just that.

    • Deon Quintao

      Immigration Consultant

      Born in Johannesburg, Raised in Durban and finally settling in The Mother City Cape Town. I have travelled around to places such as London, Switzerland, France, Mozambique and Namibia to name a few. I have come from a managerial position and joining New World Immigration gives me the opportunity to continue to be a part of people's journeys while I assist with changing their lives.

    • Mark Wilkinson

      Immigration Consultant

      Born and raised in Cape Town. I spent 9 years in London where I completed my studies and worked for various large international corporations. I have a passion for travel, different customs and cultures and have travelled extensively. I especially love working with families and assisting them obtaining a safer brighter future as it gives me satisfaction knowing how much I am helping them. I specialise in skilled migration into Australia and Canada

    • Jared Sangerhaus

      Immigration Consultant

      Born and raised in East London, I moved to London in 2009 to explore the world. I have travelled extensively throughout the UK and Europe as well as Thailand, Egypt and the USA. My experience in sales and the customer service industry has led me to New World Immigration, where I have the opportunity to assist you exploring the world as well.

    • Charlotte Coertze

      Immigration Consultant

      Born and raised in the heart of Alberton, Gauteng. Moving to Cape Town recently has me constantly surrounded by a rainbow nation of people from all over the globe and inspires me to give back so much more. I started my successful journey in marketing and sales in 2014 giving nothing but my best to each client. I strive to reach out and connect with people on all levels and I will go the extra mile to make everybody feel like a somebody.

    • David Legolie

      Immigration Consultant

      I have always been fascinated with travelling around the world, although I’ve never been able to. Assisting others to accomplish their dreams of travelling around the world and immigrating, somehow helps me pay it forward, so that one day I will also be able to travel. I have a legal background which helps me with the South African rules and regulations when it comes to immigration laws.

    • Regina Mavura

      Immigration Consultant

      My travelling experience to Sub-Saharian countries such as Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Botswana and Zambia has enriched me with an ability to understand different demographics and has enhanced my capability to interact with people from all walks of life. I am Tourism major student and use my first time resolution principle to ensure a desired outcome is achieved.

    • Keri Culver

      Immigration Consultant

      Having recently moved to Cape Town after spending 2 year abroad I believe in the value of culture and appreciating the opportunities that present themselves. I am an enthusiastic individual who will continuously go the extra mile to ensure the people around me are well looked after. I have a passion for music and exploring new and interesting places. I feel privileged to be a part of a family like NWI and look forward to changing lives.

    • Farai Mufarinya

      Immigration Consultant

      With an Honours Degree in Psychology, I come from a background of working for Non Profit Organisations. I am a philanthropist and philosopher who has published a couple of Books. My passion is to see people aspire. Here at N.W.I ; I feel so privileged to be in a position where I can assist people to relocate to destinations where they can prosper and be happier.

    • Pindile Banjatwa

      Case Manager

      Being a person that has been in the Immigration industry for over 9 years, I have great passion for immigration and have gained much knowledge over the past 9 years having experience with various immigration rules and regulations for countries such as UK, various Schengen territories, and South Africa. The experience that comes with helping people with their immigration needs brings great joy in seeing people's dreams of immigrating come to reality.

    • Cindy Truebody

      Case Manager

      Though my qualifications and previous work experience was in hospitality, My heart has always been in the customer services industry. I now specialise in Australian Immigration with 100% success rate to date. I am a problem solver who always strives to go out of my way to ensure my clients get the service they deserve while taking this huge step in starting a New Life, one which is bound for success.

    • Tina Stegmann

      Case Manager

      After spending nearly a decade working in CRM and Foreign Language Recruitment, Tina knows what truly drives conversations. It’s how well you connect with the heart-beating people you’re helping and communicating your understanding back to them. Tina has landed positions in hospitality as well as in foreign language recruitment around the world. Tina holds certification in CRM and Human Resource Management.

    • Andrew Garbet

      Case Manager

      Originally from Johannesburg, I relocated to Cape Town 13 years ago and have never looked back. I have spent most of my career interacting with people from different walks of life which has helped me grow as a person. I spent 10 years in the hospitality industry working my way up to operations level for 2 major national franchises. Most recently I spent 6 years in Real Estate, it is such a great pleasure to help people achieve their life goals.

    • Danelle Ferreira

      Australian Case Manager

      Originally from the Eastern Cape, I moved to Cape town as a result of my love for the city and the excitement it brings. Throughout my career I have come to know many different cultures and it has taught me the value of individuality. I am a customer service professional with boundless experience in client relations. Every client of mine has their own destiny in life and my commitment is to support them in reaching that destination.

    • Adele Cilliers

      Immigration Consultant

      Adele has been living in Gaborone, Botswana for 17 years after relocating from Cape Town, South Africa. She is very familiar with the country’s traditions and cultures. Coming from a predominantly Sales backround, she is very efficient and understands the need for personalized service. She is prepared to go the “extra mile” to keep her clients well informed and relaxed.

    • Michelle Nduna

      Immigration Consultant

      Coming from a marketing and public relations background, I understand that the client is not always impressed by the technical jargon but the ultimate result. This makes me effective at what I do. Friendly, efficient and ready to assist. Every client is different and I guarantee a personalized service to assist with your move.

    • Temitayo Akinola

      Immigration Consultant

      Coming from a sales and customer care background, Tayo jealously looks out for client satisfaction and building an extensive relationship with clients, assisting with all necessary information and advice for possible solutions to any challenge that may arise. Outside of work he enjoys reading while listening to music. Ultimately, discovering new cultures and places is my passion.

    • Chidozie Okadigbo

      Immigration Consultant

      I've spent the last few years in Business Development and Education Consulting. With a customer-centered background, I prioritize in client satisfaction and building sustainable relationships. NWI provides the perfect opportunity for this.

    • Emmanuel Aginam

      Immigration Consultant

      My customer centric personality has driven me to be more concerned, providing satisfying and enriching experience for people in regards to services needed. Numerous testimonies to these abounds and NWI provides the opportunity to help others migrate with joy. Only a trial will convince you.

    • Adaora Dada

      Immigration Consultant

      Adora is an immigration consultant with serval years of experience, she studied in UK as a business administrator. She relocated from UK after her studies to pursue her passion as a sales consultant in the immigration industry. Her passion is to help families in Nigeria fulfill their immigration dreams.

    • Anthony Titcombe

      Immigration Consultant

      As a focused and driven individual who is dedicated to work, i am passionate about adding value to people's lives. I find New world Immigration to be the best place for me to achieve this dream. After a personal research i realized that over 60% of the people in the world have the desire to travel round the world due to one reason or the other. I am set to see them achieve this dream.

    • Temitope Babawale

      Case Manager

      Having graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering. My passion has always been in customer service. With 5 years’ experience in providing exceptional clients services, face to face and over the phone in the telecommunication industry, using enthusiastic approach, combined with friendly and genuine dedication to achieve customer satisfaction.

    • Olalekan Ojo

      Office Administrator Assistant

      With an Honors degree in Business Administration, I come from a background of Sales/Admin. I have worked with so many private organization. I love singing, reading and travelling. I am a self-motivated and goal oriented person. My boldness and communication and organizational skills, coupled with ability to pay attention and understand details make working in Administration enjoyable, also here NWI I feel privilege to be in this position to communicate and assist people.

    • Stanley Akogo

      Office Administrator / Accountant

      Stanley is an outstanding administrative, finance and accounting personnel who has been operating with due professionalism and technical skills in his field of endeavour for about a decade. He holds a bachelor’s degree and professional certification in finance coupled with a versatile working experience of over 9 years which spans across various sectors including oil & gas, building & construction, hospitality, and the mortgage banking industry in Nigeria.