Lunch and Learn: How to start or grow a business in the US

Oliver Ward
Oliver WardWard Immigration Ltd

Posted: Fri 5th Apr 2024

In this Lunch and Learn, Oliver Ward discusses the key considerations for UK start-up founders and entrepreneurs looking to make the move to America and outlines common US visa options that will enable you to launch a business in the largest consumer market in the world.

Oliver is the managing lawyer of Ward Immigration, a boutique law firm based in London. He and his team help start-up founders, entrepreneurs and other purpose-driven professionals navigate US immigration laws, obtain US visas and thrive in America.

Key takeaways from this session:

  • What you and your business should consider before expanding to the US

  • Common US immigration pathways for founders and entrepreneurs

  • Weighing up the pros and cons of the E-2, L-1 and O-1 visas for start-up founders and entrepreneurs

About Enterprise Nation

Enterprise Nation is the UK's most active small business network, helping thousands of people turn their good idea into a great business. Join today to get everything you need to start and grow your small business, in one place.


A banner for the Go Global programme promoting a downloadable guide on exporting to the US

Learn how to sell to customers in the US

Knowledge is power! Equip yourself with the right tools to conquer the American market. Download our guide tailored for small businesses like yours

Oliver Ward
Oliver WardWard Immigration Ltd

You might also like…

Get business support right to your inbox

Subscribe to our newsletter to receive business tips, learn about new funding programmes, join upcoming events, take e-learning courses, and more.