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Director & Licensed Immigration Adviser
Main Office & Christchurch Branch
Horizons Immigration Consulting was founded by Rowel Mercado, a New Zealand citizen based in Auckland.
He is a fully Licensed Immigration Adviser. Rowel has over a decade of experience within immigration advisory and has been operating as an Immigration Adviser since February 2002.
Rowel completed the Certificate of Proficiency in Immigration Law and New Zealand Practice
at Massey University, New Zealand. Rowel visits the office in Manila to provide advice to our
clients in Manila, as well as oversees the office's operations.
Jocelyn Benitez Ocampo is a New Zealand citizen based in Auckland. Joy is a fully licensed immigration adviser.
Joy has an extensive legal background, having practiced as a lawyer in the Philippines and worked as a legal executive
in a financial services firm prior to joining Horizons.
She has completed the Certificate of Proficiency in Immigration Law and Practice in New Zealand
from Massey University, as well as the Graduate Certificate in New Zealand Immigration Advice from the
Bay of Polytechnic.