The friendly Irish fellow in this video from the European Relocation Association (EuRA) puts it succinctly: Why go to the trouble of building your own reputable brand when you can swoop in and buy someone else's? The panel in this video - recorded two years ago and viewed by nearly 200 people around the world - offers some very sound advice for companies in acquisition mode. One issue we didn't hear addressed, however, is the impact on buyer choice due to all of this consolidation.
Are Relocation professionals on the client side and their transferees heading for the same level of satisfaction that today's air travelers currently don't enjoy? We at OADA Mobility certainly hope not.