Important changes mark a new era in the programme
St Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Programme stands as the oldest and one of
the most trusted programmes of its kind. Since 1984, it has allowed investors and their
families to legally obtain citizenship in one of the Caribbean’s most idyllic locations. This
unique programme has entered a new era with a bold strategy that benefits both investors
and citizens who want to see the nation flourish.
The updated St Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Programme builds on nearly
four decades of experience and sets a bold new tone for the industry. Based on a
sustainable model filled with integrity, transparency, and accountability, St Kitts and Nevis
is once again leading the way for the investment immigration industry. In this exclusive webinar,
hosted by Gulf News, the panel will discuss the recent innovative changes to the programme,
the revised investment options available to applicants, how these investments benefit the
nation, and why it remains an attractive investment option for discerning investors.
Register now to discover why intelligent investors choose alternative citizenship in
St Kitts and Nevis as part of their globalised portfolio diversification strategy, while securing
a second home for their families in a safe and stable nation.
The Honourable Dr. Terrance M. Drew is the fourth Prime Minister of St Kitts and Nevis following general elections that were held on 5 August, 2022. Prime Minister Drew also holds the portfolios of Minister of Finance, National Security, Immigration, Health, and Social Security. He has led the St Kitts and Nevis Labour Party since November 2021. Dr. Drew is serving his first term as the elected Member of Parliament for the constituency of St. Christopher 8. He serves as the Lead Head of Government within CARICOM bearing responsibility for Health. As a medical doctor, Prime Minister Drew has worked as a general practitioner at the Joseph Nathaniel France General Hospital and as a private practitioner in St Kitts, following his studies at Instituto Superior de Ciencias Médicas in Santa Clara, in Cuba (from 1998). He has specialised in Internal Medicine in St Kitts, following his studies at the Paul Foster School of Medicine in Texas (2010-2013). He also serves as a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and founded the C.A.R.E. Foundation in February 2021, a non-profit, non-partisan organisation that aims to assist citizens nationally, across both islands of St Kitts and Nevis.
Kittitian-born Michael Martin is the recently appointed Head of St Kitts and Nevis’ Citizenship by Investment Unit. His task is to drive St Kitts and Nevis’ newly evolved Citizenship by Investment Programme which includes a refocus that will cement the twin-island Federations standing as a leading player in the investment migration industry. Martin has a wealth of experience in the financial services industry including banking, trusts, insurance, and other lines of work in which compliance plays a critical role. He is the former executive of the National Caribbean Insurance Company, National Bank Trust Company, and Sagicor Life Inc. He has also held appointments as a Director of the Insurance Association of the Caribbean, as Honorary Secretary of the Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park Society Council of Management, and as a Director of First Federal Cooperative Credit Union. Michael Martin has a graduate diploma from the International Compliance association and Manchester Business School, a certificate in International Trust management from the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, and a certificate in managing Financial Services from the University of the West Indies.
Micha-Rose Emmett is a dual-qualified attorney, a citizen of the world, and the co-founder and CEO of CS Global Partners – a leading legal advisory firm specialising in intelligent citizenship solutions. Micha is an accomplished English and South African lawyer with years of practice in the fields of citizenship, residency, immigration, and foreign investment law. Micha’s business is born out of the desire to deliver efficient and effective solutions for globally minded people seeking to expand their horizons. The mutual benefit of individuals investing in a chosen country, and the positive impact the investment has on that country, is what drives Micha’s passion for the industry and is the ethos behind CS Global Partners. As a government advisor, Micha has spearheaded many of the recent developments in the field of citizenship by investment. Working closely with governments of developing countries, Micha has been instrumental in bringing integrity to their programmes by restructuring and redefining their strategies for attracting foreign investment. CS Global Partners were selected by St Kitts and Nevis to restructure and market their citizenship by investment programme, helping change the country’s trajectory through increasing foreign investment, and upliftment of their citizens. They are the official promoters for the programme and have been for many years.