Mumbai: The 12th Global Investment Immigration Summit, held at the Sofitel, BKC Mumbai, witnessed a remarkable increase in the number of visitors, signaling growing interest among Indians in pursuing opportunities abroad.
The summit, organized by BLS Global, with Acquest Advisors as knowledge partner and DailyExpertNews as media partner, represented a global convergence of ideas and expertise. Immigration specialists from around the world, including the US, UK, Spain, Portugal, Greece and more, converged on India, making the event a hub of international cooperation.
This meeting attracted the participation of over 150 high-net-worth individuals (HNIs) and industry professionals, underscoring the growing appeal of global migration and investment among the Indian population.
Mr. Sam Hussain, Director of BLS Global, expressed his sincere gratitude to the esteemed guests, speakers and partners. His speech reflected the collective vision of advancing international relations and unlocking global opportunities, setting a positive tone for the proceedings.
The inaugural address of Mr. Chandrakant Salunkhe, Chairman of the SME Chamber of India, served as a resounding rallying cry to Indian entrepreneurs. He encouraged them to reach beyond borders, seize global opportunities and catalyze international business expansion.
Mr. Paresh Karia, the seasoned CEO of Acquest Advisors, took the audience on an enlightening journey through the current global landscape. He highlighted the profound impact of recent global events, such as the Covid-19 pandemic and unfolding developments in Europe, on the growing appeal of residency and citizenship through investment options. His insights on programs such as the Portugal Golden Visa, Greece Golden Visa and Spain Golden Visa were particularly resonant and reflected the changing preferences of individuals from developed countries such as the US and the UK.
One of the pivotal moments of the summit was the extended EB-5 session, moderated by Ambika Singh, a senior journalist with DailyExpertNews’s Special Projects. The interactive dialogue, featuring esteemed professionals from the US and India, unraveled the complexities of the EB-5 program’s legal and financial frameworks and answered pressing questions from the audience.
The summit agenda was rich and varied, with special segments exploring investment opportunities in Europe, focusing on countries such as Portugal, Greece and Spain. Post-lunch sessions delved into the complexities of transferring money abroad under the Liberalized Remittance Scheme and the recent changes to the Tax Collected at Source on overseas remittances. The presence of renowned bankers, chartered accountants and immigration experts added depth and clarity to these discussions, providing attendees with a well-rounded perspective.
As the event reached its climax, a spirited panel discussion titled “Twenty Years of Residency and Citizenship Industry in India” took center stage. Eminent personalities like Paresh Karia, CEO of Acquest Advisors, Prashant Ajmera, Chairman of Ajmera Law Group, and Sam Hussain, Director of BLS Global, delved into the historical evolution and future trajectory of the investment immigration industry in India.
Acquest Advisors, the knowledge partner of the event, played a crucial role in shaping the content and course of the event. The company’s expertise and comprehensive immigration solutions have been instrumental in guiding HNIs, entrepreneurs and budding entrepreneurs through the maze of global migration.
Headquartered in Mumbai, Acquest is expanding its reach through offices in multiple locations. With a team of in-house experts and a network of seasoned professionals including lawyers, bankers, chartered accountants, regional centres, developers, fund managers and corporate vendors, the firm serves as a beacon of immigration advice.
Paresh Karia, the dynamic CEO of Acquest Advisors, brings over two decades of diverse experience in banking, investment advisory, real estate and immigration. His thought leadership is widely recognized, making him a regular contributor to TV shows on renowned channels such as CNBC and DailyExpertNews, and to publications such as Hindustan Times, Forbes, Fortune India, moneycontrol.com and Bloomberg Quint.
In conclusion, the 12th Global Investment Immigration Summit in Mumbai was not just any event; it was a symposium of dreams, ambitions and opportunities. It opened doors to global opportunities, provided a platform for knowledge exchange and promoted international collaborations.
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