The business case for global talent - what does business want from UK migration policy?

6 July 2011 - House of Commons

A meeting exploring international labour mobility and its role in maintaining the UK's reputation as a globally attractive environment for investment with views from the business sector asserting the need for immigration reforms which are aligned with the requirements of industry and developing a business plan for economic growth.


  • Jack Dromey MP (Lab)
  • Baroness Valentine (Crossbench)
  • Nadhim Zahawi MP (Con)
  • Chi Onwurah MP (Shadow Business Minister)
  • Julia Onslow-Cole (PricewaterhouseCoopers)
  • Marie-Claude Hemming (Federation of Small Businesses)
  • Sarah Spencer (COMPAS, Oxford University)

Also in attendance:

  • Jon Cruddas MP (Lab)
  • Lord Roger Roberts (Lib Dem)