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23/10/2019

Why The Tech Nation Exceptional Talent Visa Endorsement Process is So Challenging

If anyone can understand the emotional rollercoaster one goes through when applying for the Exceptional Talent Visa endorsement, it’s me. Because I’ve been through the process myself.  I spent 3 stressful months of gathering all my evidence, chasing experts, writing my personal statement, updating my CV, speaking to anyone who could possibly help me (when at the time, there were no Ambassadors nor any successful recipients that I knew of) and getting pangs of imposter syndrome, sleepness nights, wondering what […]
06/09/2019

How I Received My UK Indefinite Leave to Remain Visa

This blog follows my entrepreneurial and immigration journey of living and working in the UK.  After receiving the Entrepreneur’s Visa (now Innovator Visa) and the UK Tech Nation Exceptional Talent Visa, I was able to apply for the Indefinite Leave to Remain Visa. The (ILR) or permanent residency (PR) is an immigration status granted to a person who does not hold the right of abode in the United Kingdom (UK), but who has been admitted to the UK without any […]
06/09/2019

How I Became a British Citizen

My journey in becoming a British citizen started 7 years ago when I moved to Manchester from Australia to live for one year.  Little did I know that that was the beginning of my entrepreneurial journey in digital tech to now being a British citizen. At the time, I was on a short term visa and worked as a solicitor until I decided to remain in the UK after being bitten by the entrepreneurial bug.  I entered and won a wearable technology hackathon […]
15/01/2017

Top 10 FAQs UK #TechNationVisa

Since receiving my UK Tech Nation Exceptional Talent Visa in Digital and Technology in July 2016, I have been contacted by people from around the world showing amazing support and asking questions about their applications. I love listening to their stories and why they want to apply to settle in the UK.  To help with making the process easier and less daunting, I would like to share some common questions that I am often asked about my experience and my […]