Toni Alexander

Antoinette (Toni) Alexander Managing Director

Licensed Immigration Adviser

License # 201002416 (Full License)

Toni has travelled extensively, spending time working in the UK and in Canada, travelling through most of the Pacific Islands and Australia, Toni has also visited, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Singapore, India, Russia, Lebanon and the US.

Toni previously assisted her husband to start up a manufacturing company and then managed it until it was sold 17 years later. Toni returned to the work force and and in the following 10 years was employed in various industries in senior management positions. Toni was then offered a position with a recruitment company finding work for newly arrived migrants, she found herself educating candidates as to issues surrounding interviews and work place attitude and cultures in New Zealand, completing Work Permit applications and dealing with various immigration and employment issues.

Toni decided to continue exclusively in the immigration field, obtaining her license just before Christmas 2010. Toni says she loves being able to make a positive difference to peoples lives, and says that clients often very quickly become friends and that is the best part of the job.

Toni was appointed as a Director of NZAMI (the foremost professional body for advisers and lawyers) where for several years she has worked to assist other Advisers an Lawyers on a  professional basis and has also been a member of the IAA reference group for several years working to ensure professional standards are maintained and where possible improved.

In 2015 Toni was awarded the prestigious Immigration Adviser/Lawyer of the Year, this award is given every two years to recognise an outstanding professional individual who is a Licensed Immigration Adviser or Immigration Lawyer who has enhanced the migration profession. To be eligible the nominee will have contributed to the industry by their notable work in assisting migrants during the previous 3 years. The Team at A1 are extremely proud of her achievements and in particular of this award for Toni.

Andy King

Andy King Senior Licensed Adviser

Licensed Immigration Adviser

License # 200800912 (Full License)

Andy Joined the A1 Immigration Ltd team in February 2017. He began his career as an immigration consultant in 2007 and gained his License as an Immigration Adviser in February 2009. He has more than 10 years of experience helping migrants to achieve their dreams in NZ.

Prior to becoming an Immigration Adviser Andy was a Warranted Immigration Officer with Immigration NZ from 2003 to 2007, where he gained a broad understanding of immigration instructions, policies and processes. This background allowed Andy to utilise his knowledge and experience by providing a balanced and calm approach that supports and guides migrants through the sometimes challenging immigration processes.

Andy is able to assist with all immigration application types from temporary visas through to resident visas and including Section 61 requests, Special Directions, appeals to the Immigration and Protection Tribunal and the Ombudsman.

Should you require assistance with your immigration matters and are wanting an experienced, knowledgeable Licensed Immigration Adviser to guide you through the process, please feel free to contact Andy to arrange a meeting to discuss and assess your needs.