VFS Global is the world’s largest visa outsourcing and technology services specialist for governments and diplomatic missions worldwide. The company manages the administrative and non-judgmental tasks related to visa, passport and consular services for its client governments. This enables them to focus entirely on the critical task of assessment.
With 3523 application centres and operations in 143 countries across 5 continents, VFS Global serves the interests of 62 client governments. The company has successfully processed over 230 million applications since its inception in 2001, and over 100.62 million biometric enrolments since 2007.
VFS Global provides a wide range of services aimed at enhancing customer experience in public services with an automated and seamless process. However, VFS Global does not play any part in the decision-making process behind visa applications being granted or denied.
VFS Global employs highly trained and dedicated staff across 5 continents and is continually investing in its people and technology operations. The company offers rewarding and exciting career opportunities across the globe.
VFS Global, which is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, and Dubai, UAE, is majority owned by the global investment organisation EQT. The Swiss-based Kuoni and Hugentobler Foundation holds a minority stake in VFS Global. EQT is a global investment organisation with offices in Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific and with a 27-year track-record of consistent investment performance across multiple geographies, sectors, and strategies. EQT AB Group is listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm stock exchange. EQT manages and advises a range of specialised investment funds and other investment vehicles that invest across the world with the mission to generate attractive returns and future-proof companies. EQT funds’ investors do not influence portfolio companies’ decision making or strategies. Nor do they have access to private and confidential business assets or client and customer data.