Michelle Hua

01/08/2019

Exceptionally Talented Chinese Angel of the North, WeiTing Huang

I’ve been very impressed with the high calibre of international students and graduates especially in the North of England who succeeded in their application for exceptional talent and exceptional promise.  This is because these students and graduates while still very early in their tech career, have shown exceptional promise in the field of digital and technology.   I have helped and interviewed Taras Lanchev from Ukraine now based in Leeds and Daniel Melendrez from Mexico now based in Manchester. This blog […]
29/07/2019

Exceptionally Talented Graphene Graduate, Daniel Melendrez

My last blog was about Taras Lanchev, an Exceptionally Talented Graduate from Ukraine and this blog is also about an exceptionally talented graduate, but from Mexico. I met Daniel Melendrez when we were one of a select few startups invited to exhibit at the launch of the new Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (GEIC) in Manchester.  It was a fantastic opportunity as we personally met Prince Andrew, the Duke of York who officially opened the building. Daniel is the Lead Engineer at […]
27/07/2019

Exceptionally Talented Graduate From Ukraine

Since I started helping highly skilled tech entrepreneurs and talent and writing blogs about their dreams of living and working in the UK through the Tech Nation Exceptional Talent Endorsement process, my trusted networks in the tech industry often introduce me to students or graduates who they feel have high potential to make it big in the UK. This really excites me because I absolutely love meeting more innovative people working in the tech industry and even moreso when they […]
26/04/2019

From Entrepreneurs Visa to Exceptional Talent Visa to Indefinite Leave to Remain in the UK

In 2016, just after the announcement of Brexit, I was one of 200 applicants to receive a new visa introduced in the UK. The Exceptional Talent Visa allows highly skilled tech entrepreneurs and talent in digital technology with exceptional talent to work in the UK either as an entrepreneur or as an employee working in the field of digital technology. At the time I applied, I was already based in the UK with an Entrepreneurs Visa and the CEO of […]