Altair Global extends its presence in EMEA with acquisition of NOVA Relocation Group

Global mobility merger news from Altair Global and NOVA Relocation Group

Altair NOVA EMEA Merger
Altair Global, a global mobility management company, recently announced the acquisition of NOVA Relocation Group, a leading relocation services agency which has been in business for 25 years. NOVA was founded in Brussels, Belgium, and has offices in Paris, France, Brussels & Ghent, Belgium, The Hague, The Netherlands, and Preston, United Kingdom.Kathryn Cassidy, Executive Vice President of Global Client Services, said, “In addition to the incredible talent of their employees and experience and tenure of their management team, NOVA’s locations and services complement Altair’s global growth strategy and initiatives. Both companies have reputations for high levels of customer service, integrity, and a passion for what they do.”Walter Vermeeren, Managing Director for NOVA, stated, “Altair and NOVA have a similar business philosophy and culture and so this is definitely the right fit for both companies. Our clients will benefit from additional international locations and services and new IT capabilities, while Altair clients will benefit from having a local presence in Europe.”“It has always been part of our transformation plan to expand into Europe and other areas. This opportunity with NOVA could not have been more perfect for both of our companies. The synergies created by this acquisition will allow us to continue to support the growing global needs of our combined client base,” said Chad Sterling, President and Chief Financial Officer at Altair Global.

About Altair Global

Founded in 1989, Altair Global is an independent, global mobility management company that offers comprehensive relocation and assignment solutions in more than 180 countries. Our clients are as diverse as our workforce, and include members of both the Fortune and Global 500. Altair Global’s services are delivered from regional service centers across The Americas, EMEA, and APAC. For more information, please visit

About NOVA Relocation Group

NOVA Relocation Group is a professional relocation agency with offices in France (Paris), Belgium (Brussels & Ghent), The Netherlands (The Hague) and the UK (Preston). With 25 years of experience with both local and international expat relocation and immigration services, we can ensure the high-level quality companies expect and need in today's ever-more interconnected and challenging world. For more information, please visit

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