Digital acceleration group Tech City UK can offer tech savvy individuals the opportunity to work in the UK and improve the fintech industry through the exceptional tech talent Visa programme.
Tech City UK now have the opportunity to offer individuals who have a passion for business and technology the right to work in the UK. The exceptional tech talent Visa programme is strictly available for people living outside of the European Union.
In April of last year, the acceleration group became a Designated Competent Body (DCB). This means that Tech City, in conjunction with the Home Office, can offer international residents a quick route into the UK.
Other bodies that also have this ability include The Arts Council, The British Academy and The Royal Academy of Engineering.
The primary purpose of this programme is to attract applicants from outside the EU that demonstrate world-class aptitude in turn ensuring the UK digital economy remains a globally competitive powerhouse.
Tech City have already granted nine individuals access to the UK as part of the exceptional tech talent initiative.
If you live outside of the EU and have a fantastic idea for a digital business, you could be eligible for the Visa initiative.