The first stage is to arrange an informal meeting with the InvestUK team to assess the suitability and viability of your business for our investors
Based on a business plan and financial forecasts, we will agree the investment you require
We will introduce you to a range of foreign investors
Once you have selected an investor, we will hold further meetings to ensure compatibility and to enable us to carry out due diligence
We will support the investor throughout the investment and visa application processes
You will need to prepare full documentation on your company’s legal status, marketing material, financials including term sheets.
The client will submit these documents as part of their visa application. It will take up to 4 weeks to hear from the UK Visas & Immigration.
Once the client successfully obtains their visa, we will arrange a follow up meeting when the client arrives in the UK to go through next steps. The client will usually be appointed as a Director at this point and the recruitment process for the two qualifying employees will need to begin.