Freedom of Movement of Labour
Post Brexit, the automatic right to work across Europe would no longer exist for EU citizens in the UK, and for UK citizens in the EU.
Independently, the UK government has committed to implementing the EU Settlement Scheme, which will allow all EU citizens who are legally resident in the UK by 29 March
2019 to apply for the Scheme and secure their status in UK law.
IBM employs EU nationals in the UK and also moves personnel into and out of the UK from the EU on a temporary basis. Similarly, IBM employs
UK nationals in the EU and also moves personnel into and out of the EU from the UK on a temporary basis. IBM’s extensive global talent pool and well-established
practices for deploying resources from around the globe, combined with the UK’s EU Settlement Scheme, would mean that the impact to IBM would be very limited.