With the mission to ensure excellence in education consulting services in New Zealand, United Sates, Canada and Malaysia by acting as an intermediary between clients and institutions, by providing professional, efficient and cost effective services while maintaining market leadership, Asian Impex International Limited (A.I.I) launched its operations in New Zealand in 2004 as a family company and has continued to grow steadily over the years and built a reputation as a company that takes genuine interest in the welfare of the students.
Asian Impex International Limited (A.I.I) is an international student consulting company working exclusively with the Universities, Polytechnics, Vocational Training Institutions and Private Education Providers in New Zealand, United States, Canada and Malaysia.
A.I.I has offices in New Zealand (head office), India and Sri Lanka (representative offices) established in 2004 and currently operates with 15 years of excellence.
A.I.I is one of the leading companies based in New Zealand which provide an exclusive professional service to students seeking further education throughout New Zealand.
Having offices in both New Zealand, India and Sri Lanka enables us to provide you with an efficient service right from the start to help you find the right course and the right institution.
Our services include
Assistance with applications
Student visa applications
Airport pickup (Christchurch only)
Assistance with setting-up bank accounts and range of other ancillary services
A.I.I is passionate about international student consultancy, meaning we will always strive for excellence and ensure we take a personal interest in every student to help them achieve their future goals.
With our well equipped office and highly qualified staff, our international student centre in Colombo helps students receive correct information, tailor made to their requirements with an extensive range of reputed institutions to select their study pathway.
A.I.I always invites institutes to join us in our promotional visits and to conduct spot interviews and assist the student with the follow up services offered by Marketing Managers which help the institutes and the prospective students from application to visa stage.
A.I.I creates the Opportunity to pursue specialised programs globally.
nVideo Game and Design
nGame and Digital Media Design
nEarly Childhood Education
nNursing Health Care
nSport and Recreation
nDigital Film making
While New Zealand remains our premier study abroad destination, our renewed vision is to expand our offering to other popular and alternative study abroad destinations, such as Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, UK and USA. Asian Impex is a firm believer of ensuring our students will only be placed in quality education institutes with the proper facilities, recognised curriculum taught by competent lecturers.
We do that by personally visiting each and every institute that is being represented by Asian Impex. In keeping with this policy, we will only ensure the same quality assurance is followed for our new study abroad destinations.
Asian Impex International Limited
Founder, Entrepreneur, Overseas Education Specialist
Chathu Perera is the founder and Chairperson of Asian Impex International Limited New Zealand, an overseas International Education Consultancy Company. Prior to Asian Impex International, she has over 45 years background in education, including 30 years in Sri Lanka before moving to New Zealand to settle down .
Chathu started her career as a teacher, and moved on as a teacher trainer and curriculum developer, exam modulator and a Deputy Director of Education in the Ministry of Education in Sri Lanka, before she migrated to New Zealand.
Chathu holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Allahabad in India and a Postgraduate in Business Administration from the Postgraduate Institute of Management (University of Jayawardena) Sri Lanka.
Chathu has over 10 years experience in the Teacher Training and Colleges of Education Branch in the Ministry of Education and was a representative and coordinator in various foreign funded projects -German Technical Cooperation (GTZ) /World Bank Curriculum Development for Primary Education and Teacher Training and Colleges of Education.
Chathu started the Company – Asian Impex International Ltd to assist and guide Sri Lankan students who deserve a higher education, specially a degree in an International University and were unable to enter the local stream with the limited spaces available in the universities in Sri Lanka. She started the International Student Centre in Colombo introducing International Education in New Zealand to Sri Lankans then, counselling them with her diverse background in course selection, student liaison and career guidance and have helped hundreds of students to successfully obtain their visas to study in New Zealand. She has been passionate in consulting students and their parents free of charge for 15 years. She has been successful in this business being very well recognized and respected in the International Student market in State Universities, Polytechnics and other private Tertiary providers of education New Zealand.
B.Eng (hons) Elec / MEngNZ
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Visionary
Kush is a highly-regarded consulting senior engineer with over 16 years of international experience in New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Papua New Guinea and the Middle East. Kush has a wealth of knowledge of engineering design, project engineering, project planning, project management and business development, having worked for several tier 1 international consultancies, including WSP, Parson Brinckerhoff and AECOM.
Kush holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree with honours from the University of Canterbury in New Zealand, and is recognised as a practitioner by Engineering New Zealand. Kush also hold a diploma in Mirco Electronics from the Temasek Polytechnic in Singapore. As a founding company director of Asian Impex International (A.I.I), Kush is also an experienced education consultant with a diverse background in career counselling and guidance, course selection and student liaison. Kush heads the business development for A.I.I and is in charge of developing new partnerships and maintaining existing with reputed tertiary institutions in New Zealand, Australia, USA and Canada.
As an engineer and a property investor, Kush is passionate about developing sustainable and energy efficient facilities/building. As an education consultant, he is passionate about career counselling, guiding and mentoring as well as selecting and introducing the relevant courses to A.I.I’s extensive course selection.
Entrepreneur, Maritime and Logistics Specialist, Investor
Adhikaramge Ishara is the Managing Director at B&N JetEx Fulfilment Services (Pvt) Ltd., a Sri Lankan based Logistics service company with a branch network in Singapore and Bangladesh. Ishara has over 16 years of overseas experience in the fields of Maritime Brokering, Maritime Law, Claims, Bunker Operations, Chartering, Logistics Sourcing, Supply Chain Management and Business administration. Ishara holds a Master’s in Business Administration from the University Asia E University of Malaysia, Bachelor of Business (Maritime and Logistics) from the Australian Maritime College/ University of Tasmania and a Diploma in Logistics and Operational Management from Temasek Polytechnic Singapore. Ishara was previously a board Director / CEO of Jet Shipping & Logistics (Pvt) Ltd, which is a SBU of Jetwing Group of Companies. Starting from setting up the business network along with establishing the distribution channels for the organisation, Ishara was responsible for establishing the organisation in Sri Lanka. Ishara was also the Post Chartering Manager at MCC Transport (Singapore) a SBU of A.P Moller Maersk Ltd (Denmark) before joining Jet Shipping and Logistics (Pvt) Ltd.
Anslem Srimal Wickremasinghe
Entrepreneur, Strategic Planner, Investor
Anslem Srimal Wickremasinghe is the Managing Director at Brushes and Needles (Pvt) Ltd., a Sri Lankan based textiles and apparels sourcing company with a branch network in India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Singapore. Srimal has over 20 years of experience in the fields of Strategic Planning, Marketing and Sales, Sourcing, Supply Chain Management and Business administration. He is a board director of five other Private Limited companies in Sri Lanka which is in partnership with Singapore, Pakistan and New Zealand in various other sectors, such as Travel and Tourism, Logistics and Fulfilment services and Trading and Education.Anslem holds a Master’s in Business Administration from the University Asia E University of Malaysia, Certificate in Charted Institute of Marketing (UK) and certificate in Associate of Business Executives (UK)
Srimal was previously the General Manager of Royal Fern wood Porcelain Ltd, which is an SBU of Brown & Company PLC. Starting from setting up the showroom network along with establishing the distribution channels for the organisation, he was responsible for establishing the organisation in Sri Lanka. Srimal was also the Chief Executive Officer at Hue Jay International PLC before joining Royal Fern wood Porcelain Ltd. Hue Jay International PLC is the largest horticulture project in the island with a most number of branch network. It was also the largest fresh flowers and foliage exporter in the island.
Asanka Mallikaratchy (M.B.A.)
Senior Consultant, Student Counsellor
Asanka Niloosh Mallikaratchy is the Senior Consultant of Asian Impex International (Pvt) Ltd,. Asanka has over 22 years of experience in the fields of Student Counselling, Coaching, Training & Development, Carrier Guidance, Marketing & Sales and Business administration.Asanka was also the Head of Marketing & Business Development at Hirdaramani Industries, Brandix Group & Hue Jay International PLC Asanka holds an MBA from the Australian Institute of Business in Australia (AIB)
For further information, Website : www.asianimpex.edu.lk, Hotline : 0779333033 No 33, Ground floor Parkland, Park street Colombo 2