Archaeological Solutions Australia Pty Ltd (ASA Pty Ltd) is an experienced archaeological and cultural heritage management consultancy based in Melbourne (Diamond Creek), Victoria. Chris Kaskadanis who is the Owner and Director of ASA Pty Ltd, is a qualified archaeologist (Bachelor of Archaeology with Honours) and Full Member of the Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists Inc (MAACAI). As a Full Member of AACAI, Chris has demonstrated to the AACAI Membership Committee as being able to work as an independent, professional consulting archaeologist. Chris is a fully qualified and experienced consultant who has attained diverse research and management skills. Samples of Chris’ work were submitted for peer review by the Membership and National Executive Committees and was offered Full Membership of AACAI in August 2009. Chris has over 13 years of professional experience having contributed to over 200 archaeological and cultural heritage projects.
Prior to founding ASA Pty Ltd, Chris Kaskadanis worked for various Victorian consultancies as team leader, senior archaeologist and project manager within diverse specialist team environments. Chris has developed exceptional knowledge and skills in project management, people management and coaching, planning and organising, negotiation and written communication. Added to this is his development in personal qualities such as conceptual and analytical abilities and interpersonal effectiveness. These abilities allow the consultant to communicate all aspects of cultural heritage consequences to clients, regulatory authorities and stakeholders in a clear and effective manner.