Deepak has been an immigration consultant for 12 years, and has participated actively in the quest to strengthen the immigration consulting profession.
He believes that we all need to make concerted efforts to reach the highest levels of professionalism, respect, and recognition for the profession. By harnessing the diverse skill sets of CAPIC members, from in a variety of environments, the goal will be within reach, and would benefit the association, the profession, and individuals.
Deepak has been an active CAPIC member since inception, and continues to play a variety of roles within the association:
In short, Deepak has participated in numerous initiatives and projects to make the profession stronger, both with the association and the regulator. He was also one of six initial directors to help set up the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC). Between the start of his term in March 2011, until the first general meeting of the Council, he served as:
During this time, Deepak was responsible for several special assignments, including as temporary chair of the Governance & Nominating Committee for the first board of director elections in 2012. Following his tenure on the ICCRC board, he continued as a member of one of the Council's boards.
Deepak graduated from the Immigration Practitioner Post-Diploma program with High Honours at Seneca College, Toronto, in 2003, and holds an MBA in Marketing. Before starting his career as a proud RCIC, he had a multi-disciplinary career in marketing, financial services, and advertising.