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Apple's Jonathan Ive says immigration vital for UK firms

Fernanda Nunes | Published on the thu May 25, 2017 8:24 am | 3042 Views

The UK must keep its doors open to top talent from around the world if its technology firms are to thrive, Apple's chief designer has told the BBC. 

"That general principle [on access] is terribly important for creating a context for multiple companies to grow and in a healthy way explore and develop new products and new product types," 

"And there is the sense that failure isn't irreversible, so very often people will work on an idea, and there isn't the same sense of stigma when one idea and perhaps one company doesn't work out." 

"I think at Apple we've been very clear on how important it is that we have a diverse pool of talent that we can hire from," 


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