Meet the Team

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Meet the Team

Out Of This World Service Providers

At Move Up, our dedicated team of professionals stands ready to guide you through every step of your visa journey. From the intricacies of immigration laws to personalized case handling, we’re here to ensure a smooth process. Get to know the people behind the success stories.

Ryan Rennison

Founder & Business Development Head (Since 2010)

With a vision to simplify the UK visa process for South Africans, Ryan founded Move Up and has been steering its success for over a decade. He actively spearheads business development, ensuring we’re at the forefront of immigration solutions.

Gwen Vermeulen

Legal Department Head, British Nationality, Highly Valued Migrants, Family Visas, Work Permit & Student Visa Expert

A litigation attorney with a fiery passion for UK nationality laws, Gwen is Move Up’s secret weapon. She brings a comprehensive understanding of UK immigration law, making her an invaluable asset to our team and clients.

Linda Cottrell

Birth Rights & British Passport Division Manager

Linda’s specialized expertise lies in managing the birth rights department and overseeing the British Passport division. Her meticulous attention to detail ensures that every application is handled with precision.

Melanie Langwood

Visitor Visa & Schengen Visa Departments Manager

With an impeccable track record, Melanie oversees the Visitor and Schengen Visa departments, ensuring that every traveler’s journey starts on the right foot.

Angelique Carew

Recruitment Department Manager

At the heart of Move Up’s recruitment department is Angelique, ensuring that we continually bring onboard the best talent to serve our growing clientele.

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