Creating success in relocation

Our fantastic winners!

Fiona Murchie welcomes a gathering of corporate relocation specialists to the Relocate Gala Awards Dinner at the Institute of Directors

The 2014/15 Re:locate award winners were announced at an exclusive black-tie event held at the Institute of Directors, in London's Pall Mall, on Thursday 14 May. The awards were first launched in 2007 by relocation expert and Re:locate Magazine founder Fiona Murchie to celebrate talent from across the international corporate relocation spectrum.

Our congratulations go to winners and all those on the shortlist. Many thanks to everyone who entered, our expert team of independent judges, and our sponsors and endorsers – all of whom have helped to raise the profile of relocation and celebrate the achievements of those who work in this diverse, and rapidly growing, field.

Click on a category below for details about each winner:

Technological Innovation in Relocation

Inspirational HR Team of the Year

Best Managing or Growing Talent Initiative

Best HR & Supplier Strategy or Team

Relocation Service Provider or Team of the Year

Best Property Provider or Solution

Financial Support & Innovation

Immigration Team of the Year

Global Health & Wellness

Excellence in Employee & Family Support

Best International Destination Services Provider

Relocation Personality of the Year


1. Technological Innovation in Relocation

WINNER: Pearl Travel Tech

Pearl Travel Tech won the Relocate Global Award for Technical Innovation in Relocation

SPECIAL AWARD: Technology– Global Benefits: PwC

Relocate Magazine Special Award for Technical Innovation in Relocation

SPECIAL AWARD: Technology – Relocation App: Elite Executive Services

Special Award Technical Innovation in Relocation

  • Shortlisted:
  • HSBC Expat
  • International SOS
  • Peregrine Immigration Management
  • Pro-Link GLOBAL
  • UrbanBound

Judges' comments

2. Inspirational HR Team of the Year

Sponsored by Graebel Relocation

WINNER: Ooredoo and Sapient Corporation

Relocate Magazine HR Team of the Year Award

Ooredoo wins the Relocate award for inspirational HR Team of the Year

Judges' comments

3. Best Managing or Growing Talent Initiative

WINNER: InterContinental Hotels Group

Relocate Magazine Managing Talent Award

HIGHLY COMMENDED

Intermark Relocation

4. Best HR & Supplier Strategy or Team

Sponsored by Cheval Residences

WINNER: Pro-Link GLOBAL

Relocate Magazine Best HR & Supplier Strategy or Team Award

  • Shortlisted:
  • Crown World Mobility (Unilever account team)
  • Formula Corporate Solutions India
  • Smith Stone Walters

Judges' comments

5. Relocation Service Provider or Team of the Year

Sponsored by Skyline Worldwide

WINNER, Relocation Service Provider of the Year:  Intermark Relocation

Relocation Service Provider of the Year

WINNER, Global Relocation Team of the Year: Crown World Mobility (Unilever account team)

Relocation Service Provider of the Year Special Award

  • Shortlisted:
  • Bournes Relocation Solutions
  • Cartus
  • Graebel Relocation
  • Mobility Services International
  • NEI Global Relocation (Coca-Cola account team)
  • Relocation Support Services
  • UrbanBound

Judges' comments 

6. Best Property Provider or Solution

WINNER: SACO The Serviced Apartment Company

Relocate Magazine Best Property Provider or Solution

  • Shortlisted:
  • BridgeStreet Global Hospitality
  • Cheval Residences
  • Frasers Hospitality
  • Oakwood Worldwide
  • Skyline Worldwide
  • The Ascott
  • The TAS Alliance

Judges' comments

7. Financial Support & Innovation

WINNER: Global Tax Network

Relocate Magazine Financial Support and Innovation Award

  • Shortlisted:
  • Halo Financial
  • HSBC Expat
  • Mobility Services International
  • Zurich Corporate Life & Pensions

Judges' comments

8. Immigration Team of the Year

Sponsored by Smith Stone Walters

WINNER: Dearson Winyard International

Relocate Magazine Immigration Team of the Year

  • Shortlisted:
  • Formula Corporate Solutions India
  • Intermark Relocation
  • KEY Relocations
  • Pro-Link GLOBAL
  • Sterling Relocation

Judges' comments

9. Global Health & Wellness

WINNER: Healix International

Relocate Magazine Global Health & Wellness Award

  • Shortlisted:
  • Time4care

Judges' comments

10. Excellence in Employee & Family Support

WINNER: Smith Stone Walters

Relocate Magazine Excellence in Employee & Family Support

  • Shortlisted:
  • Elite Executive Services
  • FOCUS Information Services
  • Management Mobility Consulting
  • REA Partners in Transition

Judges' comments

11. Best International Destination Services Provider

Sponsored by BridgeStreet Global Hospitality

WINNER: Management Mobility Consulting

Relocate Magazine Best International Destination Services Provider Award

  • Shortlisted:
  • Elite Executive Services
  • IOR Global Services

Judges' comments

12. Relocation Personality of the Year

WINNER: Heather Mulkey – International School of London, Surrey

Relocate Magazine Relocation Personality of the Year Award

  • Shortlisted:
  • Rupert Gather – InvestUK
  • Ed Marshall – Impact Group
  • Patrick Oman – Irish Relocation Services

Judges' comments