Migration Consultant

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Our Team

Sanji A Caldera

Principal Migration Consultant

Sanji A Caldera ( CPA FCMA MMIA ) is the principal of our practice. Sanji is a registered Migration Agent and a member of the Migration Institute of Australia. He is also a qualified accountant holding qualifications from CPA Australia and Chartered Institute Management Accountants UK and with a wide range of work experience in Industry, Practice and Public Service.

Sanji migrated to Australia more than 20 years ago. From the very beginning of his life in Australia he has been continuing to assist fellow migrants to settle in their new home. The assistance was provided on a voluntary basis and encompassed areas such as dispute resolution, career development, skilling, English, education, seeking employment, networking, and migration and visa matters. He still continues with his community work.

After studying Migration Law and obtaining his migration practicing licence in 2006, Sanji established his migration consultancy practice in Melbourne.
Sanji’s practice focus is;

  • General Skill Migration
  • Business Migration
  • Family Migration
  • Student Visas
  • Special Visas
Sanji Caldera

Nimmi Amarasekara

Operations Manager

Nimmi is based in Melbourne and is responsible for the operations of our Melbourne office as an executive assistant to Sanji Caldera. She brings her previous experience from multinational organisations such as AVIVA Global Services and KPMG. She coordinates and manages the work load from the Australian and Overseas offices for a smooth work flow. Her current role requires high attention to detail, strong problem solving to ensure her decisions are compliant with legislative requirements, internal policy and industry service standards which is essential to the migration industry work. Nimmi’s excellent customer service focus has resulted in a successful, smooth and rewarding migration experience for all our clients.

Nimmi Amarasekara

Keith Hepponstall

Director (Business Development)

Keith Hepponstall is an Australian citizen currently residing in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Since his arrival in January 2014, Keith has been working in the International Education Industry where he previously held management roles in International Marketing and Education Consultation. Keith has been appointed as the Director (Business Development) and is in charge for overseeing all aspects of Marketing as well as National and International Business Interests on behalf of Sanji Caldera Associates (Pvt) Ltd.

Keith Hepponstall

Jesse Wijayasinghe

Manager (Business Development)

Jesse Wijayasinghe is a highly motivated individual with experience in Human Resources, Customer Relations and Business Development. Having previously worked in the IT industry, BPOs and Australian Student Visa agencies. Jesse has brought along his experience to the further benefit the team at Sanji Caldera Associates. Jesse is currently handling the Student Visa division of the company. He is highly driven individual who is passionate about client relationships and customer experience.


Andriea Perera

Country Manager

Andriea is a highly motivated, hardworking and experienced HR professional, who has recently resumed her professional career after dedicating the last three years to be a mom and raising a family. With her pleasing personality and extensive experience liaising with clients, she is now fully committed to provide the best of her services whilst identifying and implementing strategies to improve quality of service, productivity and profitability.


Samith Fernando

Country Manager

Samith is a highly qualified IT professional from the UK with a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Information Technology. He is the Country Immigration Representative for UK and Europe and is resident in the London office. Samith undertakes initial interviews and assessment, briefing of the visa process and also the documentation for the clients from this region.

Samith Fernando