Nicolas Laurin

Nicolas Laurin

Partner, Mandeville & Associates - HONG KONG

Nicolas Laurin is a Canadian lawyer and partner at the head office of Mandeville & Associates in Hong Kong, a firm specialized in business migration and leader for over 30 years in the field of global mobility. Mr. Laurin has over 15 years of experience in the practice of law and business migration consultancy. Realizing the rapid development of residency-by-investment in Asia, Mr. Laurin has permanently resettled to Hong Kong in 2006, where he could better assist a growing clientele from the Region. He has been representing thousands of applicants wishing to settle in Canada via its different programs (such as the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program and the Start-up Visa Program). He has also participated in the distribution of a number of EB-5 projects which made available hundreds of millions of dollars of capital for the development of public education in the United States of America.

All Sessions by Nicolas Laurin

Day 2 - Stream 2 April 13, 2021
3:30 am - 4:00 am

BUSINESS MIGRATION: The Canadian Start-up Visa Program, a path to permanent residency for innovative entrepreneurs


Our presentation consists in a bird’s eye view of the Canadian start-up visa program focusing on its regulatory conditions, procedure, key players and target applicants. We are going through the program’s overview with its historic development since 2013, its relevance and comparative advantages as well as its intended outcomes in the context of the economic migration ever changing landscape.