VFS Global


Jamieson is pleased to announce it has advised Zubin Karkaria (Founder & CEO) and the management team of VFS Global, a leading visa outsourcing services group, on the sale of the company to Blackstone from EQT Partners.

VFS is an industry pioneer and the world’s largest provider of visa outsourcing services for governments and diplomatic missions worldwide. VFS is headquartered in Zurich and Dubai, and currently serves over 60 client governments through more than 3,500 Visa Application centres in 140 countries globally.

“John and James were extremely helpful and responsive to the VFS management team in providing advice and support as part of the negotiations with Blackstone. It was great to work with a team as experienced and knowledgeable as Jamieson” – Zubin Karkaria, CEO & Founder

John Greenland and James Bezuidenhout advised the management team on their reinvestment and the terms of the new management incentive with Blackstone.