Dan Engles is an experienced business owner and Registered Migration Agent (RMA) having been registered with MARA for more than 10 years (MARN: 0213485). He was the managing director of the TMR Group of Companies which provided immigration and recruitment services to employers across Australia. Mr Engles has extensive knowledge and experience in immigration matters and an in depth understanding of government policy. Prior to establishing his own firm in 2004, he was employed with the CCI for more than eight years. During most of that period he held the position of senior economist and was responsible for a number of matters including submissions to both state and the federal governments and also represented the CCI’s views through the media. He was the architect of a new commercial business unit for the CCI and successfully established and operated the unit to become one of the CCI’s commercial functions. Between 1989 and 1996 Mr Engles as employed by the Federal Departments of Treasury and Finance. He held a number of roles during this period dealing with a variety of issues including debt management, investment promotion, current economic conditions, monetary policy and balance of payments.