Connecting Asian Investors to the UK

The Tier 1 Exceptional Talent visa, can be applied for by those who are considered to be exceptionally talented individuals outside of the EEA, in fields of science, humanities, engineering, the arts and digital technology.

The applicant can apply for an Exceptional Talent visa if the applicant works in a qualifying field and have been endorsed as:
  • A recognised leader (exceptional talent)
  • An emerging leader (exceptional promise)

Once granted an Exceptional Talent Visa, there are certain rights and restrictions that will have to be complied with. These are:

  • A visa holder may work for an employer, as a director of a company or be self-employed;
  • A visa holder may work for an employer, as a director of a company or be self-employed;
  • A visa holder can do voluntary work;
  • A visa holder can travel abroad and return to the UK; visa holder can do voluntary work;
  • A visa holder can bring family members with them;
  • A visa holder cannot rely on public funds, they must have enough funding to support themselves and any dependants.
AIH are here to assist you throughout the process of gaining the Exceptional Talent Visa. With the experience and the professional team, we are confident to provide the best service possible.

Why Choose Us:

The AIH is considered the international ‘gold standard’ for business investment and will meet your aims of owning and managing a successful enterprise and migrating to the UK.

Our dedicated advisors will assist with:

  • Connecting the entrepreneur with businesses to help set up the business plan
  • Negotiate the terms of investment and close the deal
  • Assist in compliance with UK Home Office Guidelines for innovation, viability and scalability
  • Preparation of a due diligence report to support the endorsement application
  • Providing real time estimates of turnover and profit
  • Introducing improvements to data sources producing a more coherent measure of business activity.
  • Model your valuation and decide how much equity to give away
  • A dedicated lawyer to advise on the investment contracts
  • Preparation of your business plan
  • Opening a UL bank account and investment account
  • Residential property purchases
  • Applications for SEIS & EIS advance assurance
  • Help you avoid common mistakes

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Tier 1
Investment Visa

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Innovation Visa

Tier 1
Start Up Visa

Merger & Acquisitions


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