Meet Your Counselors

Svitlana Smirnova

Multilingual Teaching Advisor​

Svitlana Smirnova is a multilingual teacher in English, Russian, Ukrainian, Turkish and Polish who has Master’s Degree in English Language Teaching with 15 years of professional experience. She has been a teacher for foreigners and as one of the recognized teachers of the highest category in Ukraine.

Svitlana holds a lot of diplomas, certificates, Scroll of Honor awards from the Ukrainian ministry of education and international organizations.

She has been working online with different levels of students both nationally and internationally for IELTS preparation as her specialization in preparing students to meet their language needs in regards to their immigration and adaptation for the new life requirements.

She says; “If you don’t know how and from what to start, book a consultation and connect on and I will gladly answer to all your questions and English will eventually become easy and exciting for you”!

Svitlana is a SINIM Multilingual Teaching Advisor.

Behnam Hajian Motlagh

Insurance Advisor

Behnam Hajian Motlagh , a biology graduate, began his career in 1998 while studying as a consultant, deputy manager and general manager of different high schools in Tehran’s District 3. Behnam achieved a degree in French in 2015 during his immigration studies and began teaching French at schools. He studied in Canada immediately after moving in 2017, and in 2018 he received a degree in financial and insurance counseling.

Since 2018, he has been working as a consultant in various types of life and savings insurance and investing in various Canadian accounts, such as retirement, tax exemption, education, as well as the issuance of various types of travel, student and super visa insurance. As an Alliance agent he has started a partnership with 21 well-known insurance and financial companies in Canada.

As one of the immigrants, Behnam has always believed that he understands the basic conditions and needs of all new immigrants with all his hearth, and will be eager and supportive of them, ready to share and share experiences and help immigrants. Knowing the customer’s needs and providing the required product with honesty and without considering personal interests is also one of his most remarkable beliefs.

Behnam is a SINIM Insurance Advisor.

Mahya Afzali

Immigration Advisor

Mahya Afzali is a Canadian immigration consultant and the owner of AIP Immigration Group . She graduated in English Teaching from Islamic Azad University in Tehran for bachelor and master level and then obtained her Immigration consulting diploma from CSIC e-Academy in Canada.
At the moment, she is a member in good standing with the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC) and a member of the Canadian Association of Professional Immigration Consultants (CAPIC). Mahya assists clients in the most professional manner and helps them find their right way to Canada.

Mahya is a SINIM Immigration Advisor.