Overseas Entrepreneurs

Overseas Entrepreneurs Choose UK for Business

Overseas Entrepreneurs Choose UK for Business

Thousands of UK small businesses have been created by entrepreneurs born outside of the UK providing Britain with connections to high growth global economies, according to research by consultancy group Procorre published today. The report attributes the UK’s start-up environment and recent government measures like the Entrepreneur Visa to increasing numbers of aspiring entrepreneurs moving to the UK to set up a business. Singling out Made.com’s Ning Li, Euro Car Parts’ Sukhpal Singh Ahluwalia, e-bookers.com’s Dinesh Dhamija and Cobra beer’s Lord Bilimoria, the report emphasised that overseas-born entrepreneurs are providing the UK with some of its leading businesses. The consultancy group also asserted that entrepreneurs from other countries will encourage links between the UK and the fast... »