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We are specialists on the UK market

We offer honest, informed, and effective advice to provide bespoke solutions to meet your individual requirements.

A bit about us:

As a global business working with international clients, Fresh Start UK are proud of our workplace culture.

Equal Opportunity:

  • Our hiring policy is based on competency only.
  • Our company maintains a policy of equal pay for all staff.
  • We have a work from anywhere policy.
  • We work in a range of countries around the globe, including the UK, United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, China, India, Pakistan, Turkey, Africa, Iran & Iraq.

Cultural Diversity:

  • We have an assortment of diverse cultures and religions within our business.
  • Between us we speak Arabic, Chinese, Filipino & English.
  • We have a range of university degree qualifications within the team, including Marketing, Accountancy, Immigration, Business Management and Psychology, BSc Computer Science, Multimedia technology, Tourism and Language and Literature.

Minority Empowerment:

  • 90% of our workforce are women.
  • 80% of our management team are women.
  • 60% of our staff originate from outside of the UK, with different nationalities including: English, Egyptian, Lebanese, Filipino & Chinese.
We hold high regard for the talents, and skills of our employees, and our management team actively promotes self-development initiatives.

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Marketing Communication Manager
Nour is our Fresh Group's Marketing Communication Manager. She brings her marketing experience from both the Middle East region and, most recently, the UK market. Nour manages all aspects of marketing across our UK, Dubai and Cairo offices. With her skills, she develops strategic marketing plans to further the growth and development of Fresh Group and to provide exceptional services to our clients. With a knack for creative insights, she helps strengthen our position

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Diverse fields of experience

Our expert team of UK consultants are completely up to date with all the ongoing advancements and changes to the UK market. 

Collectively, our team have many years of experience in global residency programmes with clients across the world, including Middle East, China, Hong Kong, Nigeria, India, and Pakistan.

We are committed to creating transparency and trust in our communications, whilst being dedicated to providing the best guidance and support to ensure successful applications.


We are a UK-based company with specialist branches in Dubai and Cairo;
meaning we are perfectly positioned to fully support our clients from across the globe.

We Serve You Globally!

Our experts in the UK & Isle of Man Immigration by Investment are multicultural and located around the world.

United Arab Emirates


I-Rise Tower, Barsha Heights (Tecom), Dubai, United Arab Emirates

(+971) 4 568 1553

Isle Of Man
Isle Of Man


Queen Victoria House, Victoria Street, Douglas, Isle of Man IM1 2LD

(+44) 01928 787603


“Having done some research and having initial communication with the firm, I choose Fresh because they showed competency and were incredibly transparent. In addition, they were extremely helpful and responsive throughout the entire process. They had a great knowledge of the UK visa system, their service is excellent.”

Ayo - Innovator Visa

“Fresh easily understood our requirements and helped us refine our business with their valuable inputs. They have always been very prompt and updated us on the progress of our application at every stage. They are up to date with the requirements of the UK Home Office and that really helped us in the efficient processing our application. Great Team, Knowledgeable and Supportive. Big Thanks to Fiona and Team!”

Lipsa - Innovator Visa

“Thank you, very much Fresh team, for the support for my innovative UK visa. The Fresh team is highly professional, dedicated and the best part is the customised business services catered to each individual business/endorsement needs. I was absolutely delighted by the turnaround time by the team, it was spot on as I expected. It’s these little things that make a difference.”

Arsalan - Innovator Visa

"I was blown away by their friendly yet professional services, the entire fresh team would go the extra mile to help me with my business plan preparation! Working with them provided me with a lot of reassurance and confidence with my application for Innovator Visa, and also achieved the result we wanted in the end! Highly recommend working with them!"

Charles - Innovator Visa
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Yasser Magour

Head of Innovation and Investment

As Head of Innovation and Investment, Yasser is a key part of our business development team and operates between the UK and the Middle East.   Yasser has personally made the journey from the Middle East to the UK and has just received his permanent residency in the UK and will soon be applying for citizenship. Yasser is our head Arabic speaker, making him well placed to advise and support clients wishing to come to the UK, and settle with their families.


Emma Robinson

Accounts and IT Director

Emma is our Accounts & IT Director. She is responsible for overseeing IT support and all internal support systems within the company, assisting all aspects of digital marketing and manages the day-to-day running of accounts.


Raymond Leary

Chief Executive Officer

Our CEO Ray Leary, is a veteran of the UK business and investment market with over 30 years’ experience. As a director of the company, Ray works closely with UK business to support and facilitate growth, as well as talented foreign nationals looking to settle and start businesses in the UK. He has successfully supported applicants from the Middle East, India, China, Pakistan, Nigeria, Hong Kong, and Ukraine, as well as countless UK start-ups and SMEs. Ray leads a team of highly specialised and driven individuals, who have a reputation for professionalism in global markets. The company’s success is based on a strategy, devised by Ray, that has enabled many applicants to achieve their goal of permanent residency in the UK, and UK companies realise their growth potential.


Imelda O’Keeffe

Chief Operating Officer

Imelda is our Chief Operating Officer, and is one of the directors of the company. She is responsible for overseeing day-to-day operational functions of the business, including our HR and international business processes, ensuring that the business and its people work in harmony. Imelda holds over 30 years’ experience in both corporate and SME markets and utilises her expertise to manage relationships with key partners, clients and leads the team at Fresh Start UK.