Investment Migration Council (IMC)
The Investment Migration Council (IMC) is the worldwide association for investment migration i.e. Residency by Investment and Citizenship by Investment, bringing together the leading stakeholders in the field. It is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland with “European Commission Joint Transparency Register Secretariat ID : 337639131420-09. It was granted special consultative status with the United Nations Economic & Social Council (ECOSOC) in July 2019.
IMC sets the investment migration standards on a global level and interacts with other professional associations, governments and international organizations in relation to investment migration. It also promotes education & high professional standards among its members through its Code of Ethics & Professional Conduct.
The IMC has strict membership admission criteria to ensure its members are of the highest professional standards. Certification from the IMC demonstrates worldwide recognition of an individual having the requisite skills & knowledge to function as a practitioner in the investment migration industry. Individuals who successfully complete the program are awarded the “IMC Certification in Investment Migration – Cert (IM)”. Certification also leads to Membership of the IMC.
This certificate –
- provides verifiable evidence of professional competency & standards (knowledge, skills and behaviours) of an individual.
- promotes integrity, ethics, transparency & best practice of its certified members, and
- provides a practical focus and benchmarking of an individual’s work in the industry.