Finding The Right Opportunity

The 88 initiative has close contacts with leading UK incubators and science parks, early stage venture capitalists and angels to source and evaluate opportunities.

Embark on a well supported entrepreneurial career

See The Future in YOU

Did you remember the first time you set foot in the UK, this strange and distant island? Did you remember the anxiety you had, and of course the hopes and dreams of a big bright future ahead?

We Will Help You To Realise Your Dream

The 88 Team has one goal: to help you find the future entrepreneur in you, and achieve the success you always dream about.

88 entrepreneur workshops and mentorships

About 88 Initiative

The 88 initiative was founded by Sir Richard Heygate and Sir Paul Judge to provide opportunities for Chinese students and business professionals already in the UK and for entrepreneurs in China who wish to come to the UK with help in obtaining a Tier 1 Visa under the UK Home Office Entrepreneur Scheme through providing;

– Top immigration service in the UK, working with respected lawyers who deliver a 95% success rate for Entrepreneur visa’s

– Unique access through our Venture Capital associates to company investment opportunities with proven products of considerable potential in China, sound finances, experienced management teams looking for a young Chinese member with strong family contacts who can help build distribution

- Cambridge based education, mentoring and career advice service, managed by Professor Alan Barrell, Entrepreneur in Residence at Judge Business School, who has long experience in working with China and young Chinese.

Latest News

Regular Investor Club Meetings are Being Held

- Regular Investor Club meetings are being held at our London offices to show people our emerging portfolio and services, and network with other 88 investors. The next will be on 16th October. Please email info@88initiative.com for details - Our Venture Partner group...