Acacia Staff Profiles

Simon Delmo - Immigration Director

Simon Delmo, Immigration Director, Registered Migration Agent

As an Immigration Director, Simon leads teams of immigration consultants within the Newland Chase and Acacia brands in Melbourne and Sydney.

Simon began his immigration career at the Department of Immigration and Border Protection between 2005 and 2009 where he held various positions across a range of visa types. At the time of his departure from the Department, Simon had been managing the Compliance Complex Cases Unit in Victoria.

Having worked for several years with global corporate clients Simon is adept at client strategy formation. He specialises in General Skilled Migration (GSM) and Corporate Immigration (TSS, ENS, RSMS).

Simon holds a Bachelor Degree in Social Science, a Graduate Certificate in Migration Law and a Master's Degree in Business Administration. He is registered with the Office of the Migration Agents Registration Authority and is a member of the Migration Institute of Australia and Migration Alliance.

Migration Agents Registration Number (MARN) 1066328


Natalya Chalabian- Senior Immigration Advisor

Natalya Khodan, Senior Immigration Advisor, Registered Migration Agent

Natalya's role at Acacia is a Senior Immigration Consultant and she started her career with the company in January 2007. Her expertise is providing immigration advice for individuals and companies. Natalya is a Registered Migration Agent and has been a member of the Migration Institute of Australia (MIA) since 2008.

Natalya completed a Graduate Certificate in Migration Law and Practice from Australian National University in Canberra in 2007. She also has a Bachelor of International Business from the Ukrainian Government University.

With many years of experience and extensive knowledge of Immigration law and regulations, Natalya is able to advise businesses as well as individuals across a broad range of visa categories.

Her specialities include but not limited to:

She is professional, extremely organised, motivated, and dedicated to her clients' needs. Her main goal is to provide creative visa solutions and immigration advice to help her clients meet their immigration goals.

Natalya understands that the migration process can be very complicated - if not stressful - as she migrated to Australia from the Ukraine in 2001. This helps her to understand her client better than anyone else. She is also fluent in Russian and Ukrainian languages.

View Natalya's profile: Linkedin

Migration Agents Registration Number (MARN) 0848233


Lily Li - Senior Immigration Consultant

Lily Li - Senior Immigration Consultant

Lily joined Acacia Immigration in June 2016, having worked for a number of large immigration teams for more than 7 years. She has been a registered Migration Agent since 2004.

With her years of experience in the field of immigration, Lily has been providing immigration advice and assistance across a wide range of visa categories, as well as assisting to develop the Australian immigration policy for both large corporates and small-medium enterprises.

Lily has gained a broad range of experience across most temporary and permanent visa categories, with a particular focus on Skilled Migration, Family Migration, and Business Skills Visas.

View Lily's profile: Linkedin

Migration Agents Registration Number (MARN) 0427187


Ami Gohil - Office Manager and Marketing Support

Ami Gohil - Office Manager and Marketing Support

Ami is the first point of contact for most of Acacia's clients, as she facilitates the consultation process and initiating of client matters. Ami is also involved in Acacia's marketing and the promotion of seminars, social media, and immigration news.

Having built an extensive career in the immigration industry, including at the Department of Immigration and on humanitarian projects, Ami has significant experience dealing with people from all parts of the world.


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