Our Staff

Olia Essina : Managing Director

Olia Essina

Managing Director

"Expect the best, you deserve it!"

Olia is the business owner with a vision for success, who made New Zealand her home 24 years ago. She is generous with her time assisting her applicants in moving in the New Zealand life smoothly, educating her clients on how to deal with her overseas skilled professionals.  She loves hiking and walked most of great New Zealand walks. Her talent is to see people's best gifts and helping them to discover and apply them. Olia's favorite saying is “Expect the best, you deserve it!”. This is her everyday slogan when dealing with people – encouragement and support.

Jay Dela Pena : Executive Support Officer

Jay Dela Pena

Executive Support Officer

"Good, better, best. Never let it rest".

My philosophy has three principles, "Passionate, Trust Worthy and Long-Term Commitment."

Jay came to us after proving himself successful for over 12 years in marketing and sales. He is committed to his customer success and doing all he can to move it closer.

Janette Van Gaal : Manager

Janette Van Gaal


"Be authentic. Be genuine. Be real. Be yourself."

Janette joined us after twenty years of experience in management as a consultant and manager​, franchisee ​for NZ​ SME and​ largest businesses.

She worked in project management, customer service and staff and business ​development. She is passionate about social equality, diversity and reintegration.

“Janette has a genuine, no-nonsense approach. She is methodical, has a wonderful business sense and she is a problem solver. She has an experience in many faces of business." ~ Happy Customer

Jennifer Sun : Personal Assistant/Recruitment Administrator

Jennifer Sun

Personal Assistant/Recruitment Administrator

"Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow".

Jennifer came to us with nine years of experience in Human Resources and Master's Degree in Business Administration. Admin work is a breeze for her. Jennifer has a great personality and able to do a few tasks at once.

Riza Narvaez : Online Marketing Manager/Administration Support

Riza Narvaez

Online Marketing Manager/Administration Support

"Running water never grows stale. So you just have to keep on flowing"

Riza is our on-line marketing GURU.  Whenever we need some creative flair online or offline - she comes in. She is our software supporter and problem solver. She is often your first contact in social media. She is a working mom of 3 girls, the youngest is under one year still.

Yuri Vyatkin : Senior IT Consultant

Yuri Vyatkin

Senior IT Consultant

" Developing IT solutions, you have to put the business goals at the first place " .

Yuri is our on-going website support and development specialist with the wealth of skills and experience in web development. He is working behind the scene most often.